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Created in 1990 by Nippon Steel when the company was downsizing its steel plant in the ward, it is currently[when?] operated by Space World Inc., a subsidiary of Kamori Kankō, and offers a variety of attractions.
In December 2016, the park announced it would permanently close at the end of December 2017. 
- Attraction | SPACE WORLD | Space Eye
- Gartland, Dan (November 28, 2016). "Japanese theme park forced to apologize for creepy skating rink full of dead fish". Sports Illustrated. Retrieved November 29, 2016.
- News, Kyodo (December 16, 2016). "Space World amusement park in Kitakyushu to close at end of 2017". Kyodo News. Retrieved December 16, 2016.