Fukuoka Citizens’ Disaster Prevention Center
The Center has been built to enable citizens to actually experience various types of disasters
and obtain information on how to handle these disasters.
What to learn
Learn about disaster prevention on huge screen
Fire fighting drill
You will learn the correct way to extinguish a fire. A projector will create various fire
situations that you can practice fire extinguishing with.
Experience the shaking ground during earthquakes from 1 to 7 on the intensity scale.
You can also see the effect of earthquakes.
Strong wind simulation
How much wind can you endure?
Experience wind traveling at velocity of up to 30 m/sec
The force of smoke is terrible. As if in a real fire, evacuate quickly through a maze of
doors while practicing effective postures for prevention of asphyxiation.
|Address||1-3-3 Momchihama, Sawara-ku, Fukuoka-city|
20 minutes walk from Nishijin Subway Station
20 minutes by a vehicle from Fukuoka Airport
15 minutes by a vehicle from JR Hakata station
30 minutes by a vehicle from Dazaifu
30 minutes by a vehicle from Itoshima
70 minutes by a vehicle from Yanagawa
70 minutes by a vehicle from Kitakyushu-city
|Open hours||9:30 to 17:00|
|Admission fee||No fee is required|
|Days closed||Monday, last Tuesday of the month, December 28 to January 4|