Guests from Japan and Overseas

Miraikan welcomes many researchers and famous personalities from Japan and overseas. This section introduces the guests that visit Miraikan.

February 19 - June 21, 2007

President & CEO of Liberty Science Center, USA

Dr. Emlyn Koster

Director of Questacon, Australia

Professor Graham Durant

February 11, 2007

President of National Science Museum, Thailand

Dr. Pichai Sonchaeng

December 25, 2006

Minister of State for Science and Technology Policy

Ms. Sanae Takaichi

November 17, 2006

18th Term Members of the Board of the Engineering, Science Council of Japan

November 13, 2006

Minister of Industry, Energy and Mining of Oriental Republic of Uruguay

H. E. Mr. Jorge Albert Lepra

Ambassador of Oriental Republic of Uruguay

Dr. Ana Maria Estevez Mercader

August 21, 2006

Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, Kingdom of Thailand

July 12, 2006

Deputy Prime Minister & Minister of Science and Technology of Republic of Korea

Dr. Kim Woo-Sik

July 5, 2006

First Deputy Speaker, the Congress of Deputies, Spain

Ms. Carme Chacon Piqueras

June 22, 2006

Deputy Administrator of NASA

Ms. Shana Dale


Dr. James Reilly

May 18, 2006

Minister of Science and Technology, Thailan

H.E. Dr. Pravich Rattanapian

May 15, 2006

Director of La Villette in France

Mr. Guillaume Boudy

Assistant Chief of International Affairs of La Villette

Brigitte Coutant

April 20, 2006

Speaker of the House of Representatives of the Parliament of Australia

Mr. David Hawker

April 6, 2006

Ambassador to Japan

Mr. Alistair Murray McLean OAM

March 9, 2006

Director General, National Science Museum, Republic of Korea

Dr. Chung-Won CHO

March 8, 2006

Minister of Science, Education and Sport of the Republic of Croatia

Dr. Dragan Primorac


Dr. Drago Stambuk

February 19, 2006

Ambassador of Egypt

H.E. Mr. Hisham Badr

Director of The Library of Alexandria

Dr. Ismail Serageldin

October 23, 2005

Argonne National Laboratory, U.S.A

Alexei A. Abrikosov

August 8, 2005

Ambassador of the Republic of Iraq

Dr. Ghanim Alwan Al-Jumaily