School will be held at Lecture Hall in the Public Relations Center (Houshako Fukyu-to). Please refer to the SPring-8 Campus Map for Cheiron School.


Check-In: 16:00-22:00     Check-Out: -10:30

If you arrive after 22:00, please contact the Guest House front desk in advance. Phone: 0791-58-0933

We will book SPring-8 Guest House for all the participants.

Please make payment in cash (Japanese Yen) at the time of check-out. The room rate is 2,000 JPY/night. *Cheiron School will make payments for the fully funded participants in advance.


Wireless Internet access is available at all area in SPring-8 site.


The cafeteria offers a selection of food: Japanese, Western and Chinese food, noodles, curry, etc. Payment has to be made by a rechargeable prepaid card. Please load money onto the card using the machine located just inside the entrance before use.

Breakfast: 8:00 - 9:30
Lunch: 11:30 - 14:00          Open 7 days a week
Dinner: 17:30 - 19:30

Cafeteria Card will be provided at the Cheiron School registration desk.
Food Cost: 300 - 500 JPY per meal.


Shop Kirari is located in the cafeteria building and open 11:00 - 15:00 and 17:00 - 20:00 on weekdays.


Please note that payment by credit card is not acceptable in SPring-8 site.
We strongly recommend that you withdraw enough cash at the airport upon your arrival. Japan is generally safe, so do not worry about being robbed.

If you have any questions regarding the cheiron school, please feel free to contact the Cheiron School secretriat: cheiron2010@spring8.or.jp