Momofuku Ando Instant Ramen Museum

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Momofuku Ando Instant Ramen Museum
Instant Ramen Museum Exterior.JPG
A picture taken outside of the Momofuku Ando Instant Ramen Museum, showing its logo.
LocationIkeda in Osaka
FounderNissin Foods
WebsiteThe Momofuku Ando Instant Ramen Museum (in English)

The Momofuku Ando Instant Ramen Museum (インスタントラーメン発明記念館, Insutanto-rāmen Hatsumei Kinenkan) is a museum dedicated to instant noodles and Cup Noodles, as well as its creator and founder, Momofuku Ando.

The museum is located in Ikeda in Osaka, and is located within walking distance of Ikeda Station on the Hankyu-Takarazuka Line. Admission is free.[1]

CupNoodles Museum[edit]

There is also a CupNoodles Museum located in Yokohama, which features four stories of exhibitions and attractions. This location includes various exhibits to display the history of instant ramen and Momofuku Ando's story.[2]

Features[edit]

Admission is free. [3]

Both museums have an instant ramen workshop allowing visitors to make their own "fresh" instant noodles (fresh as in just made). Reservations must be made in advance to enjoy this feature at the museum. There is also a noodle factory where visitors can assemble their own personal Cup Noodles from pre-made ingredients for a small fee of 300 yen.[4]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Momofuku Ando Instant Ramen Museum".
  2. ^ "CupNoodles Museum Exhibitions/Attractions".
  3. ^ "CupNoodles Museum Osaka Ikeda".
  4. ^ "CupNoodles Museum Exhibitions/Attractions".

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