Kobe City Museum
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(C)KOBE CONVENTION & VISITORS ASSOCIATION
The building of “Former Yokohama Seikin Bank” built in 1935, was renovated and opened as Kobe City Museum in 1982. The museum’s central them is “international culture exchange, cultural contact of the east and the west and its change” and holds special exhibitions relating to this main them. The museum exhibits approximately 70,000 items including National Heritage of “Dotaku” (bronze bell) and “Douki”(bronze dagger-axe) from Sakuragaoka, historical materials on Southern Barbarians and Caucasians, ancient maps and glassworks. The permanent exhibition highlights six main themes and explains about Kobe and how Japan and foreign countries have exchanged their cultures.
|Address||Kobe, Chuo-ku, Kyomachi 24|
|Access||Approx. 10-minute walk from Sannomiya Station (JR/Hankyu/Hanshin/Subway Lines) and Motomachi Station. Approx. 5-minute walk from Municipal Subway Kyukyoryuchi-Daimaru-mae Station.|
|Hours||10:00 - 17:00 / Last entry approximately 30 minutes before closing.|
|Regular holiday||Mondays (closed the following day if Monday is a national holiday) Additional closures: New Year's holiday period, exhibition changes|
|Fee||General ￥200, High School and University students ￥150, Elementary and Middle School students ￥100 (fees subject to change based on special exhibits)|
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