General Information

Open hours : 10:00-16:00
Closed : Sundays and Mondays (Open on public holidays and closed on the next day) , Year-end and New Year’s holidays
Admission fee : Free
Address : 256 Mukaihata, Koirino, Okuma-machi, Futaba-gun, Fukushima-ken, Japan
Administrated by : Ministry of the Environment
Operated by : Japan Environmental Storage & Safety Corporation (JESCO)



Access by car

  • Get off at the Okuma interchange on the Joban Expressway, and take Route 6 in the direction of Iwaki for about 10 minutes to the Sankakuya intersection.
  • Or get off at the Joban-Tomioka interchange on the Joban Expressway, and take Route 6 in the direction of Sendai for about 12 minutes to the Sankakuya intersection.
    (Caution when making a right turn.)
  • Free parking lot of available for 40 cars and 3 large buses.
  • Parking is for visitors only.
  • The Center takes no responsibility whatsoever for theft or accidents in the parking lot.
  • Turn off the engine when parked.
  • The parking lot can only be used during the opening hours.

Universal Design

  • Accessible parking spaces are available.
  • Our multipurpose restroom has a toilet with grab rails and a backrest, a baby chair (to sit your child while using the toilet) and a changing board (for changing clothes or pants-type diapers). The men’s restroom also has a urinal with grab rails, and there is also a separate sink with grab rails.
  • Contact a staff member if you require audio guidance.
  • Multilingual support will be provided soon.

Other Information

  • Do not go beyond the barricades on the boundary on foot.
  • Eating and smoking is prohibited on the Center premises. A water dispenser is available inside the Center.
  • Don’t leave your rubbish.
  • Visitors can take photo in the Center, but refrain from taking them of other visitors.