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Former Hokkaido Government Office Building

6 Kita3jonishi, Chuo-ku, Sapporo 060-8588, Hokkaido
+81 11-204-5019
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Great old building

Nice grand building which used to be the seat of power in sapporo. Today, it is a nice museum with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jangtravels
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singapore
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Beautiful Building

This is my first visit to Sapporo. Took a walk about the city this morning and found myself in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Graeme R
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Forster, Australia
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6 Kita3jonishi, Chuo-ku, Sapporo 060-8588, Hokkaido
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice grand building which used to be the seat of power in sapporo. Today, it is a nice museum with well preserved building and garden. Admission is free.

Thank Jangtravels
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my first visit to Sapporo. Took a walk about the city this morning and found myself in the centre of the 26th Yosakoi Soran Festival. So, making Detour I headed for this building. It is set in manicured parks land as you'd expect...More

Thank Graeme R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this place. ESP the garden in front of the building. Cannot imagine how it looks like at winter snow time or Spring blossom time. The trees , flowers and the huge sky. It is a great place for a walk anytime during the day...More

Thank puppesther
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely old trees, 2 large ponds, flowers and an old building. A great place to rest after walking around Sapporo. Recommend a break here

Thank Trish M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located at the end of Odori Park, this building will attract you with western architecture and of course the colour. For history and architecture buffs, this place is for you.

Thank ChernnieIyvonny
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can recommend this location for a beautiful park-like setting and sakura viewing, even in mid-May. We hoped to see the cherry blossoms this late in Hokkaido since it was still relatively cool, but found them hard to find until we stumbled onto this property....More

Thank BurtHonolulu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Built in 1888, the former Hokkaido Government Office Building is one of Hokkaido's most famous buildings at the heart of Sapporo. With its red brick walls, it stands out among Sapporo's more modern buildings.

Thank Mio K
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

It is a must go place where you can see a very clean and well maintained old building... The landscape outside is beautiful...

Thank mrs-Rondo
Reviewed 17 May 2017

It's a must see if you're nearby and want to sit for a while and just catch your breath. Great pond with colorful Japanese koi carps, so be sure to step away from the front of the building after taking your pics and explore the...More

Thank Radoslaw K
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

One of the reasons we visited Hokkaido early May is to catch the last of the Cherry Blossoms season in Japan. However, most of the places we visited have just a few of the blooms left, including Hokkaido Shrine ( more details in my other...More

Thank Louie C
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budyhadi
Hi. What date did you visit this place? Is there any cherry blossom there at Mid of May? I will be there on May 15, 2017. Need your info. Thanks
3 April 2017|
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Response from lelyJohor | Reviewed this property |
hi.. I went during december.. winter time.
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budyhadi
Hi. What date did you visit this place? Is there any cherry blosssom in Mid-May (15 May)? I will be there on May 15. Need your info. Thanks
3 April 2017|
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Response from Abdul Aziz K | Reviewed this property |
Budy I was there in January. It is winter time so everything is covered with snow. Not sure about the Cherry blossom in May though.
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budyhadi
Hi. what date did you visit this place? Is there any cherry blossom in late May? I will be there on 22 May 2017. Need your info. Thanks
4 October 2016|
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Response from TravelFoodie21 | Reviewed this property |
I was there 1st JULY - totally no cherry blossoms but other flowers are seen blooming and start of lavender too
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