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Kobe Kitano Museum

Area:Kitano / ShinKobe

Kitano Museum uses a historic building of former consulate of United States built in 1898. It was constructed in 1898 as a foreign residence, and used as the consulate of United States after World WarⅡuntil 1978. Kobe Kitano Museum opened one year after Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake occured in 1995. Today, it holds "Painters of Montmartre – Kobe Kitano and Paris Montmartre’s Friendship Exhibition." It exhibits historical items of Kobe Kitano and about first government-owned olive grove. Kitano Museum that serves as offices of KITANO-YAMAMOTO Historical Landmark Preservation Commission and International Olive Academy Kobe introduces you the history and culture of Kobe Kitano district and promotes its chram.

***Notice Now Open at discounted rate ***

Due to building maintenance and inspection, restrictions on entry into some rooms apply. During this period, admission specially becomes 200 yen for adult (over Junior High School student), 100 yen for elementary school student. (excluding special exhibition)

Location2-9-6 Kitano-cho Chuo-ku Kobe
Business hours9:30 - 17:30 (Last entry until 17:00)
ClosedClose irregulary (Please contact the museum for further information).

Last updated:November 2, 2017

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