33 Sights in Sapporo, Japan (with Map and Images)


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Explore interesting sights in Sapporo, Japan. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 33 sights are available in Sapporo, Japan.

Sightseeing Tours in Sapporo

1. Sapporo Clock Tower

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Sapporo Clock Tower is a wooden structure and tourist attraction, located at North 1 West 2, Chūō-ku, Sapporo, the largest city on the island of Hokkaidō, Japan. As of 2021, this tower is the oldest clock tower in Japan.

Wikipedia: Sapporo Clock Tower (EN), Website

2. Sapporo TV Tower

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Sapporo TV Tower (Keyaki) / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Sapporo TV Tower , built in 1957, is a 147.2-metre-high (483 ft) TV tower with an observation deck at a height of 90.38 metres. Located on the ground of Odori Park, in the northern city of Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan, the tower is open to tourists. Tourists can view Sapporo and Odori Park.

Wikipedia: Sapporo TV Tower (EN), Website

3. Nakajima Park

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Nakajima Park is a city park in Chūō-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan. The park has a lake, two streams, a museum, a concert hall, an observatory, a historical building housing a tea shop, and several lawns and forests. At the south end, there are two shrines.

Wikipedia: Nakajima Park (EN), Website

4. Odori Park

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Odori Park is a park located in the heart of Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan. Ōdōri (大通) means "large street" in Japanese. It stretches east to west through Nishi 1 chōme, Ōdōri to Nishi 12 chōme, Ōdōri, and divides the city into north and south sections. Odori Park spans about 1.5 km and covers 78,901 m². During the urban planning of Sapporo, it was originally designated as the main street but it eventually became a park. Throughout the year, many events and ceremonies such as the Sapporo Lilac Festival and the Sapporo Snow Festival are held in the park, and local landmarks including the Sapporo TV Tower and the Sapporo City Archive Museum are located within its boundaries.

Wikipedia: Odori Park (EN)

5. 教願寺

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Kyonji Temple is a temple of the Shinshu Otani school located at 21 Kamihishinji, Kita -ku, Sapporo -shi, Hokkaido. Motoyama is Higashi Honganji in Kyoto (Shinshu Honju = commonly known as Oto). A historic temple at the Shinshu Otani school in Sapporo city. When the current Nyogami pioneered Hokkaido, it was established here, and was founded in this area by the application of one temple. At the time of the Shinshu Otani school, Naeho -mura was built in the eastern nao -mura, Jungi -ji Temple in Kotoni Village in the west, Keibayashi -ji Temple in Toyohira Village in the south, and Shinto -ji Temple in Shinji Village in the north.

Wikipedia: 教願寺 (JA), Website

6. Sapporo Art Museum

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Sapporo Art Museum

Sapporo Art Museum is a Japanese museum located in the southern part of Sapporo City, Hokkaido, a composite cultural facility located in the southern part of Sapporo City, Hokkaido. The works of artists related to Hokkaido, Sapporo, and modern art in Japan and abroad are the core of collections, and are engaged in research and research of art in the art of various colorful contents. In addition, it has a full-scale art museum which permanently exhibits 74 sculptures and a workshop which uses a rich natural environment in the garden and a connection with the educational and research institute around the neighboring area.

Wikipedia: 札幌芸術の森美術館 (JA)

7. Hokkaido University Botanical Garden

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The Miyabe Kingo Memorial Museum is a museum that exhibits the relics of Kingo Miyabe, the first director of the Hokkaido University Botanical Garden in Chuo-ku, Sapporo City, Hokkaido. In addition to materials related to the establishment of the Hokkaido University Botanical Garden, the museum exhibits notebooks used by Kingo Miyabe when he was a student, plant collection records, and his favorite microscope. In September 1992 (Heisei 4), it was opened to the public as a memorial hall, and in April 2000 (Heisei 12), the building was registered as a national registered tangible cultural property.

Wikipedia: 宮部金吾記念館 (JA)

8. Sapporo Art Park

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Sapporo Art Park

Sapporo Art Park is an open-air complex of sites in Minami-ku, Sapporo, dedicated to visual and performing art exhibits and facilities. Constructed in 1986, the park was established "to cultivate unique new culture in Sapporo and create an environment in which the city, the arts, and culture exist in harmony with Sapporo’s natural beauty." The park is situated in the forests on the outskirts of Sapporo, close to Sapporo City University. In addition to art and sculpture displays, the park also rents out workshops, studios, and other spaces for creative arts.

Wikipedia: Sapporo Art Park (EN), Website

9. 札幌村郷土記念館

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The Sapporo Village Local Memorial Hall is a museum located in Higashi -ku, Sapporo, Sapporo, Hokkaido. It was opened to handle local history, focusing on Kametaro Otomo, a pioneer in Sapporo, and onions, which were grown at the time. In addition to monuments and statues, many historical materials are displayed in the hall. It also has many tangible cultural properties designated by Sapporo City, and the site of Kametaro Otomo, a land of the whole commemorative hall, is one of the designated historic sites.

Wikipedia: 札幌村郷土記念館 (JA), Website

10. エドウィン・ダン記念館

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The Edwin Dunn Memorial Hall is a facility that commemorates and introduces Edwin Dunn, a foreigner employed in the Meiji era, and is located in the Edwin Dunn Memorial Park in Makomanai Izumi-cho, Minami-ku, Sapporo City, Hokkaido. It shows Dan's achievements and the history of the settlement of Sapporo. The building of the memorial hall is a relocation of the Makomanai Breeding Farm Office built in 1887 (Meiji 20), and is made of wood, whitewashed, and has a green roof.

Wikipedia: エドウィン・ダン記念館 (JA)

11. 清華亭

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The Tsinghua Pavilion or more commonly known as Seikatei is a residence that is composed of a blend of Japanese and Western architecture built in the Meiji-era located in North 7th street, West 7th street, North District, Sapporo, Hokkaido. It was built in 1880 by the Hokkaidō Development Commission, and turned into the resting place for the Meiji emperor in 1881. Now it is designated as a Tangible Cultural Property of Sapporo City.

Wikipedia: Seikatei (EN)

12. Sapporo Beer Museum

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Sapporo Beer Museum The original uploader was K. Takeda at Japanese Wikipedia. / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Sapporo Beer Museum is a museum located in the Sapporo Garden Park in Higashi-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan. Registered as one of the Hokkaidō Heritage sites in 2004, the museum is the only beer museum in Japan. The red-brick building was erected originally as a factory of the Sapporo Sugar Company in 1890, and later opened as a museum in July 1987. The building also houses the Sapporo Beer Garden in the south wing.

Wikipedia: Sapporo Beer Museum (EN), Website

13. Houheikan

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The Hōheikan is a historical building and a wedding venue, located in Nakajima Park, Chūō-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan. The building has previously been a hotel, guest house, event venue, and military camp. Currently, the Hōheikan is registered as one of the National Important Cultural Properties, and is used as a wedding venue, restaurant and meeting facility. The building is run by the Sapporo city.

Wikipedia: Hōheikan (EN), Website

14. Historical Village of Hokkaido

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Historical Village of Hokkaido

Historical Village of Hokkaido is an open-air museum in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan. It opened in the Nopporo Shinrin Kōen Prefectural Natural Park in 1983. It includes fifty-two historical structures from the "frontier days" of the Meiji period to the Shōwa period that have been relocated and reconstructed or recreated, divided into four zones: town, fishing village, farming village, and mountain village.

Wikipedia: Historical Village of Hokkaido (EN), Website

15. Sapporo Buried Cultural Property Center

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Sapporo Buried Cultural Property Center

Sapporo Buried Cultural Property Center opened in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan in 1991. Its aim is to research, collect, provide expertise on the preservation of, and display the city's buried cultural properties. The collection includes Jōmon artefacts as well as those of the Satsumon culture excavated from the Sapporo City K-446 Site that have been designated a Prefectural Tangible Cultural Property.

Wikipedia: Sapporo Buried Cultural Property Center (EN)

16. Hokkaidoritu Bungakukan

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Hokkaidoritu Bungakukan

Hokkaido Museum of Literature is a literary museum located in Nakajima Park, Chuo-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido. It is managed and operated by the Hokkaido Museum of Literature as the designated administrator. In this article, we will also touch on the predecessor of the main building, the former "Hokkaido Literature Museum" (Sapporo City Museum) and the "Hokkaido Literature Museum".

Wikipedia: 北海道立文学館 (JA), Website

17. Botanical Garden of Hokkaido University

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The Hokkaido University Botanical Garden is a university botanical garden and university museum operated by Hokkaido University. It opened in 1886 when he was a student at Sapporo Agricultural College. It was established for the purpose of botany education and research, and while working on the conservation of endangered plants, it is also open to the general public.

Wikipedia: 北海道大学北方生物圏フィールド科学センター耕地圏ステーション植物園 (JA), Website

18. NHK Sapporo

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The NHK Sapporo Broadcasting Station is a unit of the NHK that oversees terrestrial broadcasting in the area around Sapporo, the capital of Hokkaido Prefecture. It is one of eight core regional stations operated by the NHK and the seat of one of the seven regional stations in its jurisdiction. It is located in Chuo Ward, Sapporo City, Hokkaido.

Wikipedia: NHK Sapporo Broadcasting Station (EN), Website

19. Catholic Kita ichi jo church

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Catholic Kita ichi jo church

The Guardian Angels Cathedral also called Kitaiciho Church is the Roman Catholic cathedral of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Sapporo in the city of Sapporo, Japan. The church follows the Roman or Latin rite and serves as the seat of the Diocese, which was raised to its current status by Pope Pius XII with the Bull "Iis Christi" in 1952.

Wikipedia: Guardian Angels Cathedral, Sapporo (EN), Website

20. Hokkaido Jingu Shrine

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The Hokkaidō Shrine , named the Sapporo Shrine until 1964, is a Shinto shrine located in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan. Sited in Maruyama Park, Chūō-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, the Hokkaido Shrine enshrines four kami including the soul of the Emperor Meiji. A number of early explorers of Hokkaidō such as Mamiya Rinzō are also enshrined.

Wikipedia: Hokkaidō Shrine (EN)

21. Hokkaido University General Museum

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The Hokkaido University Museum opened in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan in 1999. The collection comprises some four million materials, including thirteen thousand type specimens, amassed by Hokkaido University in the hundred and fifty years since the foundation in of its predecessor, the Sapporo Agricultural College, in 1876.

Wikipedia: Hokkaido University Museum (EN)

22. Nishino Shrine

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Nishino Shrine is a Shinto shrine located in Sapporo, Hokkaido. It was established in 1885, and enshrines the kami Toyotama-hime (豊玉姫命), Ugayafukiaezu no mikoto (鵜草葺不合命), and Emperor Ōjin as Hondawake no mikoto (譽田別命). The shrine is constructed in the Shinmei-zukuri architectural style.

Wikipedia: Nishino Shrine (EN)

23. Higashi 1 chome Theatre

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The Hokkaido Shiki Seasons Theater is a theater that was once operated by the Shiki, Odori Higashi, Chuo -ku, Sapporo. The number of seats is 994 seats (varies depending on the performance). This item also describes the later "Higashi 1 -chome Theater Facility" (Higashi Ichime Kijikyo Shousetsu).

Wikipedia: 北海道四季劇場 (JA), Website

24. 厚別神社

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Atsubetsu Shrine (Atsubetsu Shrine, Atsubetsu Shrine) is a shrine located at 2-1-3-1 Hiraoka, Kiyota-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido. The former company status is the former unqualified company. It is not a shrine in Atsubetsu Ward in the same city, and the name is not "Atsubetsu".

Wikipedia: 厚別神社 (JA)

25. Sapporo City Observatory

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Sapporo City Observatory100yen 10:51, 29 December 2006 (UTC) / CC BY-SA 3.0

Sapporo City Astronomical Observatory is a public astronomy platform in Chuo -ku, Sapporo City, Hokkaido. It is managed by the Youth Science Museum of Sapporo City and is located in Nakajima Park. The location is 1-17 Nakajima Park, Chuo-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido.

Wikipedia: 札幌市天文台 (JA), Website

26. 日本の道100選の碑

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The 100 best roads in Japan are 104 excellent Japanese roads, which were established by the Ministry of Construction and the Committee for the execution of 'Michi no Hi' in the 1986 academic year and 1987 in commemoration of the establishment of the road day.

Wikipedia: 日本の道100選 (JA)

27. Kanamoto Hall

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Sapporo Civic Hall is a cultural facility located in Chuo-ku, Sapporo City. Naming rights have been introduced, and the nickname is "Kanamoto Hall". This item also describes the Sapporo Civic Hall (Sapporo Civic Hall) that used to be in the same place.

Wikipedia: 札幌市民ホール (JA), Website

28. Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art

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The Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art opened in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan in 1977. The collection includes works by Jules Pascin and the École de Paris as well as by modern Japanese artists, in particular those with a connection to Hokkaidō.

Wikipedia: Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art (EN), Website

29. ペニーレーン24

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Penny Lane 24 (ペニーレーン・トゥエンティフォー) is a 500-capacity live music venue located in Sapporo, Japan. It opened in 1990 and has hosted artists such as Uriah Heep, Bad Religion, Impellitteri and Foo Fighters.

Wikipedia: Penny Lane 24 (EN), Website

30. 琴似神社

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Kotoni Shrine is a shrine located at Kotoni, Nishi-ku, Sapporo-ku, Hokkaido, 1-30. The old business is a town. One of the shrines dedicated to feudal ancestors that became popular from the late Edo period to the early Meiji era.

Wikipedia: 琴似神社 (JA), Website

31. Ainu Culture Promotion Center

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Sapporo City Ainu Cultural Exchange Center Sapporo Pirika Kotan is a museum on the Ainu ethnic lives, culture and history at 27 Kogane -in, Minami -ku, Sapporo -ku, Hokkaido. Sapporo City operates and manages.

Wikipedia: 札幌市アイヌ文化交流センター (JA), Website

32. Hokkaido Jingu Tongu

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Hokkaido Jingu Tonku is a shrine located in Minami 2jo Higashi 3 -chome, Chuo -ku, Sapporo -shi, Hokkaido. It is an out -of -mouth shrine of Hokkaido Jingu Shrine, and "Tonomiya" means "temporary shrine".

Wikipedia: 北海道神宮頓宮 (JA), Website

33. Sapporo City Museum

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Sapporo City Museum

Sapporo City Database (さっぽろょうかかかる, Sapporo City Central District, Hokkaido, Sapporo City Database). Sapporo City history and culture of the ENDA,ささざざざざががががいる

Wikipedia: 札幌市資料館 (JA), Website


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