Kobe Travel Facilities
Kobe City Museum*Temporarily Closed
Area：Kyu-kyoryuchi (Old Foreign Settlement)
Due to renovation, it will be closed until November 2019.
The building of "Former Yokohama Seikin Bank" built in 1935, was renovated and opened as Kobe City Museum in 1982. Approximately 40,000 items including National heritage of "Dotaku" or a bronze bell, and "Douki" or a bronze dagger-axe, from Sakuragaoka, ancient historical materials, artistic materials related to Southern Barbarians and Caucasian, and ancient map materials are exhibited with the basic theme of "International culture exchange, and relationship between East and West and its change" The permanent exhibition is focused on Kobe, exhibiting six main themes of how Japan and foreign countries exchange their cultures. Exhibitions with the items that the museum holds mainly and special exhibitions along with the basic theme are also held.
|Location||24 Kyomachi Chuo-ku Kobe|
|Business hours||10:00 - 17:00 (Last entry 16：30)|
|Closed||Mondays (closed the following day if Monday is a national holiday)|