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Former Hokkaido Government Office Building, Sapporo
Categories: Historic Sites, Landmarks, Tourist Spots
Featuring a red brick construction and central dome, Former Hokkaido Government Office Building remains one of the country's rare examples of Neo-Baroque architecture. The historic landmark boasts a distinctive appearance based on government buildings from the American state of Massachusetts. Built in 1888 and rebuilt in 1911, the structure features a colorful flower garden, arched windows, block rooftops, and multiple protruding chimneys. Head inside to check out a small museum on the second floor, home to a collection of artifacts and displays chronicling the history of the island and the city. Keep in mind that many of the exhibit descriptions inside the building do not have English translations. Make Former Hokkaido Government Office Building part of your personalized Sapporo itinerary using our Sapporo tour planner.
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Visitarlo nos ayudó a conocer de primera mano el conflicto que históricamente existió y existe entre Japón y Rusia por las Islas del Norte... Gratuito y perfectamente localizado!Visit it helped us to see first hand the conflict which existed historically and between Japan and Russia on the islands of the North... Free and perfectly located!show original
すぐそばのホテルに宿泊していたので、朝の散歩に訪れました。手入れされた花壇に美しい建物。記念写真を撮影するのにぴったりの場所です。便利な場所にあるからか、朝からたくさんの観光客が訪れていました。建物内部もきれいに保存されていますし、庭の池の鴨も人懐っこく、とても良い印象の場所でした。Stayed in the hotel, so went out for a morning walk. Beautiful building in the manicured flower beds. It is a perfect place to take a photo. Or located in a convenient location and then visited lots of tourists since this morning. Location of neatly stored inside the building and also the duck pond in the garden, very good impression.show original
とても札幌らしい（私見です）建物でこれを見るだけでも観光した気分になります。 歩いてぷらっと見て気持ちよくなります。 こんな立派なんだと感慨深いです。 個人的には時計台より感慨深いです。Seems to be quite the Sapporo (IMHO) will just see this building in the tourist feel. Walking puffy et. and look at the good will. When I'm fine like this. Is personally watch with deeper emotion.show original
Lewis Lexter Yap
This city is known as the land of powder snow! If you want to experience winter wonderland. This is the place you should go. Despite the coldness of the weather the people of Hokkaido will keep you warm with their kindness and hospitality. The old brick design of the building gives this city a colorful vibe
Love the architecture. And I wonder why the basement is close. Though the huge pictures kinda creepy and all those artifacts in the main room. An eery portrayal the governor seat
I love the way they showed us memorial goods and stories.. And postcards in level 1 shop are one that you'll regret to miss.
The building is interesting and there are some free exhibits you can check out. Nothing was too spectacular but there was an interesting variety of items. There is also a small gift shop near the entrance.
Quixote De BKK
Historical building but that is all there is to it
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