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

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Here you can find interesting sights in Sapporo, Japan. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 15 sights are available in Sapporo, Japan.

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1. 宮部金吾記念館

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Miyabe Jinwu Memorial Hall is the relic museum of Miyabe Jinwu, the first director of Hokkaido University Botanical Garden (Cultivated Land Circle Botanical Garden of Northern Biosphere Field Science Center of Hokkaido University) in the central district of Sapporo City, Hokkaido. In addition to the relevant information on the establishment of Hokkaido University Botanical Garden, it also shows the notes, plant collection records, favorite microscopes and so on used by Miyagi Jinwu as a student. In September 1992 (4th year of Heisei), it was opened to the public as a memorial hall, and in April 2000 (12th year of Heisei), the building was listed as tangible cultural property registered by the state.

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2. 大通公園

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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.

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3. 札幌村郷土記念館

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Sapporo Village Local Memorial Hall is a museum located in the East District of Sapporo City, Hokkaido. Focusing on the pioneer of Sapporo, Otomo Kametaro, and the flourishing onions cultivated at that time, onions were set up for the purpose of inheriting local history. Besides monuments and statues, many historical materials are also displayed in the museum. In addition, there are many tangible cultural properties designated by Sapporo City, and the official residence site of Otomo Kametaro, the whole land of the memorial hall, is also one of the designated historical sites of Sapporo City.

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4. JRタワーT38

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Sapporo JR Tower is a skyscraper, shopping mall and office complex in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan. The tower is located above JR Sapporo Station South entrance, and the height of the tower is 173 m (568 ft) with 38 stories. Officially, Sapporo JR Tower includes not only the Tower itself, but also the Sapporo Stellar Place, the Daimaru Sapporo branch store, the Sapporo Cinema Frontier, the JR Tower Hotel Nikko Sapporo, office complex, and other sections neighboring JR Sapporo Station. It also houses the parking lot, observation deck, and heliport.

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5. NHK札幌放送局

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NHK Sapporo Broadcasting Bureau is the regional broadcasting bureau of Japan Broadcasting Association (NHK) located in the central district of Sapporo City, Hokkaido. The official name from June 14, 2019 to March 31, 2022 is NHK Sapporo Stronghold Broadcasting Bureau, and the name of omitting the previous "Stronghold" is also widely used. It is the stronghold bureau of NHK Hokkaido District, and has jurisdiction over seven bureaus in Hokkaido (Sapporo, Hakodate, Daiguang, Muran, Beijian, Asahikawa and Kushiro).

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6. 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.

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7. 北海道神宮

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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.

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8. 北海道大学総合博物館

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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.

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9. さっぽろテレビ塔

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さっぽろテレビ塔 (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.

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10. 北海道立近代美術館

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北海道立近代美術館 The original uploader was K. Takeda at Japanese Wikipedia. / CC-BY-SA-3.0

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.

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11. 日本の道100選の碑

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The 100 Japanese Roads (Nihon Michi Hyaku Sen) were enacted in 1986 and 1987 by the Ministry of Construction and the "Road Day" Executive Committee in commemoration of the enactment of the road day. There are 104 excellent roads.

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12. 札幌市時計台

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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.

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13. 札幌市資料館

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The Sapporo City Museum (Sapporo City Museum) is a museum in the city of Sapporo, located in Chuo-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan. Various exhibitions and introductions are held about the history and culture of Sapporo City.

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14. 北海道大学植物園

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The Hokkaido University Botanical Gardens are botanical gardens operated by Hokkaido University. They are located at North 3, West 8, Chūō-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan, and open daily; an admission fee is charged.

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15. 北海道神宮頓宮

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

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Disclaimer Please be aware of your surroundings and do not enter private property. We are not liable for any damages that occur during the tours.

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