Golden Week events in NAGOYA, 2014
“The Golden Week”: The collection of four national holidays within seven days and it becomes one of the Japan's three busiest holiday seasons, besides New Year and the Obon week. Nagoya CastleNorthwest tower special exhibition Apr.26 – May.6 Demonstration of matchlock gun May.4Armor trial fitting for children May.5 Tokugawa Art MuseumThe 250th anniversary of Tokugawa Muneharu Apr.12-May.25Trace Tokugawa Muneharu’ life, the 7th Shogun of Owari Tokugawa family. This exhibition introduces his life which became a turning point of Owari feudal domain with his mementos. Port of Nagoya Public AquariumNight Aquarium Apr.26 – May.6Open until 8:00pm during this week, and the admissions fee is 20% discount after 5:00pm.Dolphin’s night performance create fantastic atmosphere with lighting up their bodies and spray. SCMAGLEV and Railway Park Until Oct.27Exhibition: “Tokaido Shinkansen”(Tokaido bullet train), has been a main artery of Japan for more than 50 years. The exhibition introduces the iterative demonstrations of ”Shinkansen model line”before starting operation, and technology to realize “Super dream express ”. Noritake GardenMusic festival in the forest May.3 – May.6The colorful “Koinobori”, carp-shaped wind socks traditionally flown in Japan to cerebrate Children’s day, attached to the six symbolic chimneys swims in the sky.
The Great dinosaur exhibition
The reason Mongolia Gobi desert's called "Holy place of dinosaur excavation" is that the state of preservation of the excavated dinosaur fossils is extremely good. Valuable specimens which have fascinated many researchers from around the world are displayed. In addition, more than 90% of the exhibition is the real fossil.