Otaru Museum(Annex)

  • Public facilities
  • The history, culture, art
  • Visit to production experience, facility

We know history of Otaru and Ayumi of natural town

We introduce history and nature of Otaru brought up beautifully by rich nature and interchange of a certain vigor people.
Free of charge lower than one 150 yen, junior high student resident in admission charges public 300 yen, high school student, the city 70 years or older
The first exhibition room which displayed old photograph and ancient map which recorded goods-carrying merchant ship and herring fishery, the change of town in hall using city designation landmark architecture "former Otaru Soko,"
There is the second exhibition room displaying natural document of the animals and plants and is facility which can learn about comfortable nature with Ayumi of Otaru-shi more clearly.

Service information

  • Goods-carrying merchant ships
    We display document of deep "goods-carrying merchant ship" concerned (Benzai ship) in Minatomachi Otaru. We actually display documents such as used sail or ship chest, ship votive tablet.
  • Reconstruction merchant's family
    We reproduce cityscape of Otaru of the initial time of the Showa era from the end of the Meiji era.
    Feature that Otaru greatly prospered as economic city when we peep out in store at the time is felt.

Store information

Store name Otaru Museum(Annex)
Otaru Museum(Annex)
Address 〒047-0031
2-1-20, Ironai, Otaru-shi Otaru Museum(Annex)
Telephone 0134-22-1258
Business hours 9:30~17:00
Regular holiday The year-end and New Year holidays (from December 29 to January 3)
Parking lot Available (free)
Access It is a 10-minute walk from JR Otaru Station
Homepage http://www.city.otaru.lg.jp/simin/sisetu/museum/
Inquiry use
E-Mail address
Non-smoking, separation of smoking areas Non-smoking
Wheelchair correspondence Correspondence
Guide dog entering a shop is possible Correspondence