Sapporo Snow Festival Museum in Hitsujigaoka

Sapporo Snow Festival Museum in Hitsujigaoka

Sapporo Snow Festival Museum is located in Hitsujigaoka Observation Hill. This is a archive museum for Sapporo Snow Festival. There are several kinds of documents and models of snow statue. The displays show the history of Sapporo Snow Festival. Access...
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Hokkaido Railway Technical Museum

Hokkaido Railway Technical Museum

Hokkaido Railway Technical Museum(北海道鉄道技術館) is located in Naebo, the east-ward of Sapporo City, where is the Base of Hokkaido Railway.  The museum displays the history of Hokkaido railway with many documents, photographs and real trains. It is...
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Hakodate City Museum of Literature

Hakodate City Museum of Literature

Hakodate City Museum of Literature(函館市文学館) is located in Bay Area, the west-ward of Hakodate city, very close to Hakodate City Museum of Northern Peoples(函館市北方民族資料館). This is the building of the former Daiichi Bank Hakodate Bran...
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Hakodate City Museum of Northern Peoples

Hakodate City Museum of Northern Peoples

Hakodate City Museum of Northern Peoples(函館市北方民族資料館) is located in Bay Area, just next Soma Company Building. The collections of the museum are dedicated by Osamu Baba and Sakuemon Kodama who were the authorities of anthropology, archaeolo...
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The Former Hakodate Branch Office of Hokkaido Government / Museum of Photography / Tourist Information

The Former Hakodate Branch Office of Hokkaido Government / Museum of Photography / Tourist Information

The Former Hakodate Branch Office of Hokkaido Government(旧北海道函館支庁庁舎) is located in Motomachi Park, below the former Public Hall of Hakodate Ward(旧函館区公会堂). This historic building was built in 1909, featuring entasis-style col...
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MEGMILK Snow Brand Museum

MEGMILK Snow Brand Museum

MEGMILK Snow Brand Museum(雪印メグミルク 酪農と乳の歴史館) is a museum for dairy products in Japan. Snow Brand is the oldest brand of dairy product company. You can understand the history of Japanese dairy products. Near Naebo station, just next...
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Shiretoko Museum

Shiretoko Museum

Shiretoko Museum(知床博物館) presents large collections of records and documents relating to the wild animals, plants and insects such as Higuma, Hokkaido bear, and Steller’s sea eagle.  Also the museum shows many documents of local history about...
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Former Hokkaido Government Office(赤レンガ・旧北海道庁)

Former Hokkaido Government Office(赤レンガ・旧北海道庁)

  Former Hokkaido Government Office is located in Sapporo, close to Sapporo station. The building is familiar to be called ‘Akarenga’, which means red brick. This is the historical place and a National Important Cultural Property. The develo...
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Factory Tour of Asahi Brewery in Sapporo Is Really Fun!

Factory Tour of Asahi Brewery in Sapporo Is Really Fun!

When it comes to 'Beer Garden', you may run through Sapporo Beer Garden in your head. There are some beer gardens by Beer companies in Sapporo. A good one of them is Asahi Beer Garden. There are four buildings and each of them have their own special menus and ...
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Historical Village of Hokkaido

Historical Village of Hokkaido

Historical Village of Hokkaido is literally a place for Hokkaido history where you can experience a frontier period of Hokkaido from the earl Meiji era to the midst of Showa era, around WWII.
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Itasha, not meaning a Italian car, it’s a kind of Otaku Culture at Kitamae Sapporo Manga Anime Festival 2014

Itasha, not meaning a Italian car, it’s a kind of Otaku Culture at Kitamae Sapporo Manga Anime Festival 2014

Itasha(痛車) is composed by two words. 'Ita'(痛) means hurt or painful and 'Sha'(車) means car. Then, Itasha refers to a car that looks like painful or terrible to see. Also it is too absurd to drive.
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How To Pour A Delicious Sapporo Beer Instructed by Sapporo Beer Museum’s Lady

How To Pour A Delicious Sapporo Beer Instructed by Sapporo Beer Museum’s Lady

Do you know how to pour a delicious beer from a can beer? When it comes to drink a beer, you don't care about it. Neither do I. But, you should know that, when you visit to Sapporo Beer Museum. A little tip makes your beer life happier, I'm sure.
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