Educational Tour

Site Inspection and Unique Experience Programs (1)

Learn about Ecology

Here are some places you can learn about ecology and environment.

See the latest technology on how seawater becomes pure water

Japan's Largest Sea Water Desalination Plant "Mamizu Pia"

Mamizu Pia

This desalination plant, "Mamizu Pia" produces maximum of 50,000m3 of water per day. This production volume is #1 in Japan and is used by 250,000 people a day. You can see the latest technology of this process in this facility.

  • Tel: 81-92-608-6262
  • Visiting Hours: Mon.~Fri. 10:00am, 1:30pm, 3:00pm
    Every third Sun. and Sat. & Sun. of June1~7: 10:00am, 13:30pm
  • Closed: Sat. & 1st, 2nd,4th, 5th Sun. of the month & Holidays
  • Price: Free
  • Duration: 60 minutes
  • Capacity: up to 100 persons
  • Others: Reservation is required 7 days prior to date.

See the waste incineration and recycling process

Fukuoka City Rinkai Factory Recycle Plaza

Fukuoka City Rinkai Factory Recycle Plaza

Learn how to live with the environment, by thinking about waste problems and recycling through high-tech device. At this Rinkai Factory, you can see and learn how waste is disposed. At the Recycle Plaza, you can learn how to reduce garbage and experience recycling.

  • Tel: 81-92-642-4577 (Rinkai Factory)
    81-92-642-4641 (Recycle Plaza)
  • Visiting Hours: 10:00am~5:00pm
  • Closed: Monday
  • Price: Free
  • Duration: 60-90 minutes
  • Capacity: up to 150 persons
  • Others: Reservation required for groups. (Reservation starts 2 months prior to date)

Experience energy and see hydro-power show

Kyushu Electronic Power Co. Kyushu Energy Kan

Kyushu Energy Kan

Learn about the connection between energy and global environment's past and future.

  • Tel: 81-92-522-2333
  • Visiting Hours: 9:00am~5:00pm
  • Closed: Mon. & New years
  • Price: Free
  • Duration: 60 minutes
  • Capacity: up to 40 persons

Learn about disaster prevention

Fukuoka City Disaster Prevention Center

Fukuoka City Disaster Prevention Center

Acquire knowledge and skills concerning disaster prevention such as strong winds and earthquakes.

  • Tel: 81-92-847-5990
  • Visiting Hours: 9:30am~5:30pm
  • Closed: Mon. & last Tues. of the month
  • Price: Free
  • Duration: 60 minutes
  • Capacity: up to 120 persons
  • Others: Please ask beforehand for groups.