Museum Information

Introduction of Museums in Hokkaido

Museum Information
Search Museums on the Map Historical Village of Hokkaido Hokkaido Museum Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art Migishi Kotaro Museum of Art, Hokkaido Mikasa City Museum Sapporo Art Museum Takikawa Art and Natural History Museum The Ainu Museum (Porotokotan) Hakodate City Museum of Northern Peoples Hakodate Jomon Culture Center Hakodate Magistratefs Office Hakodate Museum of Art, Hokkaido Kaiyo Maru Kanda Nissho Memorial Museum of Art Kushiro Art Museum, Hokkaido Kushiro Shitsugen Art Museum Moyoro Shell Mound Museum, Abashiri City Shiretoko Museum
Must-Visit Museum
Shop
Cafe / Restaurant
Impediment removal

Support in English
Support in Russian
Support in Chinese
Support in Korean
Support in Thai

Central Area (Douou)

Old Sapporo Railroad Station

Historical Village of Hokkaido

Must-Visit Museum
Museum
Sapporo City
A time warp back to the pioneering period in Hokkaido’s history 100 years ago
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal Support in English Support in Chinese
Skeletal preparations of a Naumann’s elephant and a mammoth

Hokkaido Museum

Must-Visit Museum
Museum
Sapporo City
General museum representing Hokkaido
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal Support in English Support in Russian Support in Chinese Support in Korean
Laburnum Lamp by Louis Comfort Tiffany, around 1900 – 1910

Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art

Must-Visit Museum
Art Museum
Sapporo City
Major comprehensive art museum in Hokkaido
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal
Flying Butterfly, 1934, oil on plywood

Migishi Kotaro Museum of Art, Hokkaido

Art Museum
Sapporo City
The museum houses the artwork of Kotaro Migishi, a painter from Sapporo
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal
Exhibition space

Mikasa City Museum

Museum
Mikasa City
An extensive collection of ammonites and other fossils from Hokkaido
Shop Impediment removal
Museum exterior

Sapporo Art Museum

Must-Visit Museum
Art Museum
Sapporo City
Center of art in the woods
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal Support in English
Shuin (Autumnal Tones) by Eien Iwahashi, 1987
A museum combining art and natural history
Shop Cafe / Restaurant
Overview

The Ainu Museum (Porotokotan)

Must-Visit Museum
Museum
Shiraoi-cho, Shiraoi-gun
Hokkaido’s largest museum relating to the Ainu
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal Support in English Support in Chinese Support in Korean Support in Thai

Southern Area (Donan)

External view
The museum exhibits materials related to northern peoples
Shop Impediment removal Support in English
Hollow Clay Figurine (a national treasure)

Hakodate Jomon Culture Center

Must-Visit Museum
Museum
Hakodate City
A center for learning about Jomon culture
Shop Impediment removal Support in English
Overview

Hakodate Magistrate’s Office

Museum
Hakodate City
The Magistrate’ Office restored to what it was like around 140 years ago
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal Support in English Support in Chinese Support in Korean Support in Thai
Exterior

Hakodate Museum of Art, Hokkaido

Art Museum
Hakodate City
The center of art and culture in southern Hokkaido
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal
Kaiyo Maru
A recreation of the Tokugawa shogunate’s last large-scale battleship
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal Support in English Support in Chinese Support in Korean

Northern Area (Dohoku)

Coming Soon

Miura Ayako Literature Museum

Ohter
Asahikawa City

Eastern Area (Doto)

Horse (last work, unfinished), 1970
An unfinished work left in the studio. This appears in the design of the Kanda Nissho Memorial Museum of Art’s logo.

Kanda Nissho Memorial Museum of Art

Must-Visit Museum
Art Museum
Shikaoi, Kato-gun
The museum houses the masterpieces of Nissho Kanda, a painter who died young
Impediment removal
Exhibition space

Kushiro Art Museum, Hokkaido

Museum
Kushiro City
The museum houses work related to the Kushiro and Nemuro area
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal
The Marshland in Kushiro (1987)

Kushiro Shitsugen Art Museum

Art Museum
Kushiro City
The museum exhibits the artwork of Eisho Sasaki, who was known as “the wetland artist”
Shop Impediment removal Support in English
Restored dwelling
Experience the culture of the ancient Moyoro people of Hokkaido
Shop Impediment removal Support in English Support in Russian Support in Chinese Support in Korean
Skeletal specimen of a minke whale

Shiretoko Museum

Museum
Shari Town, Shari-gun
A museum that provides knowledge about the Shiretoko Peninsula, a World Heritage site
Impediment removal
Coming Soon

Hokkaido Museum of North Peoples

Museum
Abashiri City
Hollow Clay Figurine (a national treasure)
Must-Visit Museum

Hakodate Jomon Culture Center

Museum
Hakodate City
A center for learning about Jomon culture
Shop Impediment removal Support in English
Old Sapporo Railroad Station
Must-Visit Museum

Historical Village of Hokkaido

Museum
Sapporo City
A time warp back to the pioneering period in Hokkaido’s history 100 years ago
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal Support in English Support in Chinese
Skeletal preparations of a Naumann’s elephant and a mammoth
Must-Visit Museum

Hokkaido Museum

Museum
Sapporo City
General museum representing Hokkaido
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal Support in English Support in Russian Support in Chinese Support in Korean
Laburnum Lamp by Louis Comfort Tiffany, around 1900 – 1910
Must-Visit Museum

Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art

Art Museum
Sapporo City
Major comprehensive art museum in Hokkaido
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal
Horse (last work, unfinished), 1970
An unfinished work left in the studio. This appears in the design of the Kanda Nissho Memorial Museum of Art’s logo.
Must-Visit Museum

Kanda Nissho Memorial Museum of Art

Art Museum
Shikaoi, Kato-gun
The museum houses the masterpieces of Nissho Kanda, a painter who died young
Impediment removal
Museum exterior
Must-Visit Museum

Sapporo Art Museum

Art Museum
Sapporo City
Center of art in the woods
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal Support in English
Overview
Must-Visit Museum

The Ainu Museum (Porotokotan)

Museum
Shiraoi-cho, Shiraoi-gun
Hokkaido’s largest museum relating to the Ainu
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal Support in English Support in Chinese Support in Korean Support in Thai
External view
The museum exhibits materials related to northern peoples
Shop Impediment removal Support in English
Overview

Hakodate Magistrate’s Office

Museum
Hakodate City
The Magistrate’ Office restored to what it was like around 140 years ago
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal Support in English Support in Chinese Support in Korean Support in Thai
Exterior

Hakodate Museum of Art, Hokkaido

Art Museum
Hakodate City
The center of art and culture in southern Hokkaido
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal
Kaiyo Maru
A recreation of the Tokugawa shogunate’s last large-scale battleship
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal Support in English Support in Chinese Support in Korean
Exhibition space

Kushiro Art Museum, Hokkaido

Museum
Kushiro City
The museum houses work related to the Kushiro and Nemuro area
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal
The Marshland in Kushiro (1987)

Kushiro Shitsugen Art Museum

Art Museum
Kushiro City
The museum exhibits the artwork of Eisho Sasaki, who was known as “the wetland artist”
Shop Impediment removal Support in English
Flying Butterfly, 1934, oil on plywood

Migishi Kotaro Museum of Art, Hokkaido

Art Museum
Sapporo City
The museum houses the artwork of Kotaro Migishi, a painter from Sapporo
Shop Cafe / Restaurant Impediment removal
Exhibition space

Mikasa City Museum

Museum
Mikasa City
An extensive collection of ammonites and other fossils from Hokkaido
Shop Impediment removal
Restored dwelling
Experience the culture of the ancient Moyoro people of Hokkaido
Shop Impediment removal Support in English Support in Russian Support in Chinese Support in Korean
Skeletal specimen of a minke whale

Shiretoko Museum

Museum
Shari Town, Shari-gun
A museum that provides knowledge about the Shiretoko Peninsula, a World Heritage site
Impediment removal
Shuin (Autumnal Tones) by Eien Iwahashi, 1987
A museum combining art and natural history
Shop Cafe / Restaurant
Coming Soon

Miura Ayako Literature Museum

Ohter
Asahikawa City
Coming Soon

Hokkaido Museum of North Peoples

Museum
Abashiri City
Top of Page