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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Top Historical Sapporo-shi landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Sapporo-shi.
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6 Chome Kita 3 Jonishi, Chuo Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido Prefecture 060-0003, Japan
08:40 am - 06:00 pm
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 display some of the best architectural pieces you will see in Sapporo.
Drop by at the place to see the city’s history etched it the magnificent buil...
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474 Miyagaoka, Chuo-ku, Sapporo-city, Hokkaido
07:00 am - 04:00 pm
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 minimalistic architecture of the shrine and its traditional design are akin to travelling back in time.
The nearby greenery is loved for bird-watching ...
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 serves the same, authentic flavors served back then- untouched by contemporary and modern cuisine. The exquisite noodles are served in less than a dozen r...
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Hōheikan, 1-20 Nakajimakōen, Chūō-ku, Sapporo-shi, Hokkaidō 064-0931 Japan
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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, the building was moved to the popular Nakajima Park where other vintage buildings are also maintained.
Vintage Architecture and D...
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13 Odorinishi, Chuo Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido Prefecture 060-0042, Japan
09:00 am - 07:00 pm
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 regal layout and a walk inside to see Sapporo’s treasure is a perfect way to experience its story.
1972 Winter Olympic exhibi...
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7 Chome-1-30 Kotoni 1 Jo, Nishi Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido Prefecture 063-0811, Japan
08:00 am - 07:00 pm
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. If you like spiritual places, the Kotoni Shrine is perfect to escape from the crowd and spend a few minutes in silence as you offer your respect her...