The Little Prince Museum3.1
"The Little Prince Museum" in Hakone is the world's first museum themed on the world of the novel "The Little Prince" by Antoine de Saint-Exupery. The museum opened in June 1999 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the author of The Little Prince, Saint-Exupéry’s birth. In the exhibition hall, various belongings of Saint-Exupéry such as photos, letters, and personal items are displayed to introduce his whole life. It recreates Saint-Exupery's childhood room and introduce his life and his novel through movies. Visitors can also enjoy strolling around the early 20th-century French town recreated outside, and the European garden with seasonal flowers.
Address : 909 Sengokuhara, Hakone-machi, Ashigarashimo-gun, Kanagawa
Open : 9:00AM - 6:00PM (entrance permitted until 5:00PM)
Closed：The second Wednesday except March and August
Admission : 1,600 yen/Adult 1,100 yen/Student 700 yen/Junior 1,100 yen/Senior
- 30mins by bus from Hakone-Yumoto Sta.on Odakyu Line
- 50mins by bus from Odawara Sta.
- 120mins by highway bus from Shinjuku Bus Terminal
By Car : a 20-min drive from the Tomei Expressway Gotenba Interchange
Airport/Sta.Tokyo International Airport (about 76.8km) Google Transit