Sharp Technology Innovation Museum

Introducing Sharp's history and the latest technological innovations.

This facility traces the highlights in Sharp's history, such as the fact the company name comes from the invention of the Ever-Sharp Pencil and the first radio made in Japan was from Sharp. The latest technologies are also on display, including LCDs, solar cells, and technology for protecting the environment. Covering the past, present, and future of Sharp, this facility is a must-see for the Sharp fan.

SHARP Advanced Development and Planning Center, 2613-1 Ichinomoto-cho, Tenri-shi, Nara 632-8567, Japan
15 minutes by taxi from Tenri Station on the JR Line or Kintetsu Line
9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Closed every Sat., Sun., national holidays, and Sharp holidays
Group visitors please make reservations at least 1 week in advance (English guidance available)