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Night Museum vol.1 - Earth Viewing in Miraikan - June 3 (Sat), 2017

Lighting up of the permanent exhibition “H-IIA rocket engine”
An image displayed using a spherical screen

Come and experience Miraikan in a new way through its many installations motivated by the shape of a sphere. A series of events and various visually appealing installations have been prepared for you to enjoy. Join the "Earth viewing" event and see the Earth as delivered by Miraikan's spherical display, the Geo-Cosmos. Participate in the VR content dome projection experiment, or just enjoy the atmosphere offered by beautifully illuminated exhibitions.

No admission fee required after 18:30. We are looking forward to your visit.

VR Dome experiment: Rez Infinite

A new experimental event where you can experience the VR game "Rez Infinite(※)", created by Tetsuya Mizuguchi, at Miraikan's Dome Theater. Exchange the usual head-mounted display for a half-sphere dome and enter the world of "Rez Infinity" together with about a hundred of other visitors. Visitors' feedback will be used for the game's further development.
※"Rez Infinite" was awarded The Game Awards 2016 prize in the Best VR Game category.

Date and Time: June 3 (Sat), 2017. 17:30~22:15 (7 rounds, 30 minutes each)
Venue:Miraikan - The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation, 6th floor, Dome Theater
Admission: Free
How to participate:
Spectators - no application needed. A numbered ticket will be distributed from 17:00 on June 3 at the entrance to the Dome Theater
Players - Application Closed



Music Event

An "Earth Viewing" event where you can enjoy a DJ selected music while watching the night Geo-Cosmos. Food and beverages will be sold at the venue. Come and relax under the night sky of the Geo-Cosmos.

Date and Time: June 3 (Sat), 2017. 18:30~19:00 (Prologue), 20:00~22:00 (Main Event)
Venue: Miraikan - The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation, 1st floor, Symbol Zone
Admission:Free
How to participate:No application required. Please come directly to the venue
※All Permanent Exhibitions will be available till 18:30 (admission fee required).
Light up installations will be available from 19:00. From 19:00, because of the museum lighting will be dimmed the ordinary exhibits will be unavailable.

Night Museum

A must see event where you can experience Miraikan outside its usual operational hours. Various visual installations such as lit exhibits and optical projections on a spherical screen and mirror balls will be set up at various places throughout the museum. Come and enjoy Miraikan in a new way.

Date and Time:June 3 (Sat), 2017. 17:00~22:00
Venue:Miraikan - The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation, 1st floor Symbol Zone, 3rd and 5th floor Permanent Exhibitions
Admission:Free
How to participate:No application required. Please come directly to the venue.

※All Permanent Exhibitions will be available till 18:30 (admission fee required). Light up installations will be available from 19:00. From 19:00, because of the dimming of regular museum lighting, ordinary exhibits will be unavailable.



The 3rd Geo-Cosmos Contest Award Ceremony

The award ceremony and showing of the winning works of the 3rd Geo-Cosmos Content Contest will take place in front of the Geo-Cosmos on the 3rd floor.This contest aspires to expand the possibilities of visual expression using the Geo-Cosmos.

Date and Time:June 3 (Sat), 2017. 19:00~20:00
Venue: Miraikan - The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation, 3rd floor Permanent Exhibitions (in front of the Geo-Cosmos)
Admission:Free
For more information about the contest please see:http://www.miraikan.jst.go.jp/sp/gc3/?lang=en

Date and Time
June 3 (Sat), 2017. 17:00~22:00
Venue
Miraikan - The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation
Admission
Free of charge. However, admission fee required for entrance before 18:30.
Notes
On June 3, 2017, museum's Permanent Exhibitions will be available from 10:00~18:30. Admission ticket sales end at 18:00. The specially lit exhibitions will be available from 19:00. Please note that from 19:00, due to the Night Museum event, lights will be dimmed and Permanent Exhibitions will not be available.
How to participate
Application Closed for Visitors who wish to join the Rez Infinite Dome screening as players.
For other events no application is required. Please come directly to the venue.
Organizer
Miraikan - The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation
For more information call
TEL:03-3570-9151

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