Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Sapporo-shi

Sapporo-shi is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Sapporo-shi one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Sapporo-shi is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Sapporo-shi or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Sapporo-shi. Explore the historical monuments of Sapporo-shi with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Sapporo-shi guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Sapporo-shi page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Sapporo-shi with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Former Hokkaido Government Office Building

    #1 of 7 Historical Places in Sapporo-shi
    Former Hokkaido Government Office Building

    Tags: Landmark, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: 6 Chome Kita 3 Jonishi, Chuo Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido Prefecture 060-0003, Japan

    Timings: 08:40 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The former Government Office’s red Building was built in the 1880s and houses a museum shop, the tourist information center, a conference hall, library and exhibition halls which themselves disp...Read more

  2. Hokkaido Shrine

    #2 of 7 Historical Places in Sapporo-shi
    Hokkaido Shrine

    Tags: Religious Site, View Point, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: 474 Miyagaoka, Chuo-ku, Sapporo-city, Hokkaido

    Timings: 07:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    The Hokkaido Shrine is perfect to take a step closer to the spiritual side of Sapporo. The beautiful shrine was built in 1869 and is a highlight during the Sapporo Matsuri Festival held in June. The m...Read more

  3. Ramen Street

    #3 of 7 Historical Places in Sapporo-shi
    Ramen Street

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Restaurant, Streets

    Address: Japan, Yubinbango 064-0805 Sapporo, Hokkaido , Chuo-ku Minami 5 Jo Nishi 3-chome 8

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Sapporo is the birthplace of Ramen and this street is where the noodles were initially sold in a few shops starting in 1951. Today, even though few in number, the Ganso Sapporo Ramen Street still serv...Read more

  4. Hoheikan

    #4 of 7 Historical Places in Sapporo-shi
    Hoheikan

    Tags: Hotel, Architecture , Heritage Building

    Address: Hōheikan, 1-20 Nakajimakōen, Chūō-ku, Sapporo-shi, Hokkaidō 064-0931 Japan

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Constructed in 1880, the Hoheikan was originally used as a residential place for the imperial family and their elite guests. The place still exudes royalty but is now used as a luxury hotel. In 1958, ...Read more

  5. Sapporo City Museum

    #5 of 7 Historical Places in Sapporo-shi
    Sapporo City Museum

    Tags: Museum, Architecture , Heritage Building

    Address: 13 Odorinishi, Chuo Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido Prefecture 060-0042, Japan

    Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Originally built in 1926 and used as a court, the building was converted to the present day Sapporo City Museum in 1973. Today, the museum is loved for its structured architecture, minimalistic yet re...Read more

  6. Kotoni Shrine

    #6 of 7 Historical Places in Sapporo-shi
    Kotoni Shrine

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: 7 Chome-1-30 Kotoni 1 Jo, Nishi Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido Prefecture 063-0811, Japan

    Timings: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    A smaller Shrine than the Hokkaido Shrine, the Kotoni Shrine exudes its charm with its minimalistic architecture, warm lightings and a spiritual ambience which is so intrinsic to the city’s vibe...Read more

  7. Ganso Sapporo Ramen Street

    #7 of 7 Historical Places in Sapporo-shi
    Ganso Sapporo Ramen Street Image
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    Tags: Food And Drinks, Streets

    Address: Japan, 〒060-0061 Hokkaido, Sapporo, Chuo, Minami 1 Jonishi, jo Dori,2 Chome Minami 1

    Starting its journey in 1951, the Ganso Sapporo Ramen Street is considered among the top ten restaurants in the country with its signature Miso Ramen with soy sauce and Hokkaido Crab. The narrow stree...Read more

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