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We hold in Yokohama 2020 on world autistic enlightenment day!

We reduced a schedule of panel display in Chuo-toshokan. As for the latest information, please see this.

Last update date April 1, 2020

Light-up photograph (2019) of Ferris wheel

What is world autistic enlightenment day?

April 2 is "world autistic enlightenment day" every year!
For the purpose of deepening understanding to developmental disability including autism in all the countries of the world with "world autistic enlightenment day,"
The United Nations established in December, 2007.
In Japan, we set seven days from April 2 to 8th with "developmentally disabled enlightenment week" and push forward the spread enlightenment.
We hold various events commencing with light-up of Ferris wheel in Motoichi.


Yokohama City Library panel exhibition

In Chuo-toshokan, we perform panel exhibition which featured the theme of "intellect rou developmental disability with world autistic enlightenment day in Yokohama/all".
From book about developmental disability over various fields, collect books which want to introduce to everybody; and display, rental
We perform and display panel to be able to study under developmental disability clearly.



It is Sunday, April 19 from Wednesday, April 13, 2020

Opening time from Tuesday to Friday 9:30-20:30

     From Saturday to Monday 9:30-17:00

Display place

In front of Chuo-toshokan the fourth floor elevator hall


People of the world are connected by beautiful blue light kindly with sunset of each country.
※Lighting time is different for each venue.

Yokohama CosmoWorld (Amusement Park)


Ferris wheel "Cosmo clock 21" (2-8-1, Shinkou, Naka-ku, Yokohama-shi)


It is Wednesday for eight days from Thursday, April 2, 2020

It turns on from 18:00 to 24:00



Association of Yokohama-shi autism

Nissan Stadium


Nissan Stadium (Kohoku-ku, Yokohama-shi Kozukue 3300)


Thursday, April 2, 2020

It turns on from 18:00 to 22:00


Association of Yokohama-shi autism



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Access to each venue

As for the access to each venue, please see this.

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City of Yokohama, Health and Social Welfare Bureau obstacle Planning Division

Telephone: 045-671-3604

Telephone: 045-671-3604

Fax: 045-671-3566

E-Mail address [email protected]

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