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Negishi Forest Park (Equine Museum)

Last updated:09/02/2024

画像:Negishi Forest Park (Equine Museum)

Although the building is not barrier-free, for example, there is no elevator, the building is designed to be as barrier-free as possible. For example, when wheelchair users move to the basement, the staff guides them up an outdoor ramp.

Area Honmoku / Motomachi / Yamate
Opening Hours [Equine Museum] 10:00am - 4:30pm (Last Entry: 4:00pm) Closed on Mondays (open if holiday), year-end & New Year's holidays [Park] 9:30am - 5:00pm
Address 1-2, Negishidai, Naka-ku, Yokohama, 231-0853
Closest Railway Station "Negishi Station" "Yamate Station" (JR Negishi Line)
TEL 045-662-7581
FAX 045-662-7713
Ticket Info [Equine Museum] Adults: 100 yen Elementary / Junior high / High school studenst: 30 yen (free on Saturdays) (May differ by seasonal exhibitions)
Barrier Free disabled stall
Childcare baby changing table
Foreign Language Support Japanese Only

The accessibility compliance status of this facility is as follows

Accessibility Support Status

  • Step inside facility
  • Information counter
  • Multifunctional restroom
  • Urinal with handrails
  • Western-style toilet with handrails
  • Wheelchair for rental
  • Diaper changing bed

Emergency system

Number of AEDs (automated external defibrillators) installed 2
Considerations in evacuation flow lines Guidance of evacuation route by staff

Parking lot

Parking lot No
Number of wheelchair-accessible parking spaces (350 cm or wider, near entrances and exits)


Stairs or steps of 2 cm or more at entrances/exits (barrier) Yes
Handrails on steps/stairs No
Ramps for stairs and steps (140 cm or more in width) No
Wheelchair lifts for stairs No
Entrance/exit width is 80 cm or more Yes
Automatic doors at entrances/exits No

On premises

Information desk Yes
Steps of 2 cm or more on the premises (barrier) No
Steep slopes with a gradient of 5° (1/12) or more and a length of 2 m or more on the premises (barrier) No
Ramp for steps (140 cm or more in width)
Alternative measures such as personnel support for steps
Passageway on the premises are more than 140 cm No

As a measure to prevent infections, the entrance corridor (90 cm wide) is separated by a rope partition for guidance. It can be removed immediately for wheelchair users.

Escalators No
Wheelchair-accessible elevator (entrance width: 80 cm or more, elevator car depth: 135 cm or more) No
Wheelchair lift for stairs No
Benches for resting Yes
Wheelchair-accessible and dedicated seating (spectator facilities and rides)

Barrier-free restroom (multi-functional restroom)

Barrier-free restrooms (multi-functional restroom) Yes
Separate men's and women's barrier-free restrooms (multi-functional restroom) No
Automatic sliding doors No
Bidet toilet Yes
Ostomate-compatible No
Universal seats (diaper changing beds that can also be used by adults) No

General restroom

Urinals with handrails Yes
Western-style toilets with handrails Yes
Private rooms with infant chair No
Larger sized private rooms (e.g., can accommodate strollers) No

Wheelchair rental

Manual wheelchair Yes


Electric wheelchair (electric cart) No

Information assurance

Written communication boards at the information desk, communication apps, etc. Yes

Writing boards are not installed, but notepads are available

Braille information boards or braille materials No
Audio guidance support (earphone guide, etc.) No
Braille guidance blocks for the visually impaired on the premises No

Multilingual support

Foreign language information displays Yes

English, Chinese, Korean

Easy-to-understand Japanese information displays No
Interpretation services by employees No
Support by automatic translation tools No

Baby care

Diaper changing table Yes

Barrier-free restroom

Nursing room No
Installation of hot water heaters or kettles
Baby stroller rental No
Temporary storage of baby strollers (baby stroller storage) Yes

Discount system, etc.

Discount system based on disability and age (65 and over, etc.) No fee for persons with disabilities upon presentation of his/her disability certificate
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