Mosque & other Facilities
The Kobe Muslim Mosque was built in 1935 as the first mosque in Japan. Its construction was supported by donations by the Islamic Committee of Kobe. The mosque was designed by Jan Josef Svagr (1885-1969) based on the traditional Turkish style. The mosque withstood the Great Hanshin Earthquake in 1995.
The large-scale outlet shopping facility is located within the premises of Kobe Research Park, new grenery town in north of Kobe. The outlet mall was designed based on luxurious Pasadena, LA, and provides spacious and cozy ambience. 210 well-known foreign and domestic brand stores offer garments, sundries, sporting goods and furniture. You can enjoy shopping all day long in this sophisticated town.