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Today's Otaru information Friday, January 12

2018.01.12

Friday, January 12, 2018  (as of 9:00 a.m.) 

​​​​​​​CircleCircleToday's weather, temperature​​ Circle​​Circle     Cloudy weather / snow -5 degrees Celsius

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Triangle"Canal Plaza" "product sales corner" normal business (from 9:00 to 18:00) business hours extension (Saturday from 9:00 to 19:00 of 1/6, 7 - 1/27), "product sales corner" (1/13 - Saturday, January 27 day from 9:00 to 20:00) "go story, candle bar" (1/13 - Saturday, January 27 day from 19:00 to 21:00)
TriangleNews "Canal Plazas" such as opening time extension of Canal Plaza "product sales corner" (from 9:00 to 18:00)
TriangleNews (winter season business 1/4 - from 10:00 to 18:00) of Asakusa Bridge shop business hours change
Triangle​"Otaru Tourism Association homepage renewal"
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Go to Otaru; story - Otaru Snow Story 2017-2018 (11/11 ...) question 0134-33-2510 Otaru Tourism Association…Local food pass"OMOIDE BOOKMARK" SNS campaignGlass art gallery
TriangleGo to Otaru; story - Otaru Snow Story 2017-2018 "Otaru Canal and blue canal which colors JR Otaru Station by blue illuminations" (11/11 - H30.1/31) [the storage of first]
TriangleTenguyama, Otaru ropeway winter season business start (11/25 - H30.3/25)
TriangleTenguyama, Otaru skiing area opening (12/9 - H30.3/25) [Tengu Sakura 11/23 - light up at the mountaintop] question 0134-33-7381 Tenguyama ropeway
TriangleAsarikawa onsen skiing area opening (12/9 - H30.4/1) [question 0134-54-0101 dynasty Satokawa skiing area]
Triangleonzusunosukuru (11/23 - H30.3/25) [Harukacho, Otaru-shi]
Triangle"Invitation to carnival that glass colors (12/5 - H30.3/5) to capital festival of world water to create gaiety" to [Museum of Venetian Art]
Triangle"The canal Cruise navigation situation" (1/1 - 2/8 10:30 ...) [canal Cruise]
Triangle"Hotel Nord Otaru lunch buffet reopening" (7/1 ...) [Hotel Nord Otaru]
TriangleOtaru art village grand opening (9/1 ...) [Otaru art village]…News (9/19 of rate change)
Triangle"JR Hokkaido my town local admission ticket" release (7/20 ...) [window of JR Otaru Station green]
TrianglePark athletic ground administration house opening, rental (1/6 - 3/25 from 10:00 to 16:00) question 32-4111 (318) life Sports Division free with tool of walking ski, village of 25-1701 nature which wait from Otaru
TriangleIs closed the sightseeing in city street Tenguyama line winter season (road reaching the mountaintop from Mogami); (11/8 - H30.4/19)
TriangleJozankei Line is closed by night on the way from Asato Dam (10/29 - H30 4/20 7:00 p.m. - next morning 7:00)
TriangleCity street Matsuyama Line (road reaching Asahi Scenic Observatory from Midori-cho) (11/22 - H30.4/5)  
News (we close for the winter season until 11/24 - about the spring of next year) of Otaru-shi Nishin Goten temporariness closing
Use of entrance in Ironai Pier and Ironai Pier park is prohibited in (8/24 noon - undecided)

CircleOtaru aquarium ◦ business hours :From 10:00 to 16:00 (last admission 15:30)
Triangle​"The third Otaru aquarium photo contest" (summer :6/1 - 8/31 autumn :9/1 - 11/31 winter :12/16 - 2/28) [Otaru aquarium]
Triangle"Otaru aquarium"…We do business for the winter season and start on December 16
Triangle Otaru aquarium "play with snow experience corner" and "observation deck"

CircleGeneral museum, main building ◦ business hours : From 9:30 to 17:00 (last admission 16:30)
TrianglePlan exhibition "Otaru winter-colored graffiti" (11/18 - H30.4/8) [general museum Main Building] 2
TriangleIt is 50 12:00.14 program (12/13 - 3/12 weekdays 14:50) of digital planetarium - winter [Otaru Museum Main Building Dome theater] during period (12/23 - 1/15) for Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays, winter vacation. Application-free question 0134-33-2523 general museum Main Building
TriangleThe Shinkansen! Snowplow! Toy flock !(1/6 - 1/14 from 10:30 to 11:30) [general museum Main Building training room] of northern country

CircleGeneral museum, canal building       business hours : From 9:30 to 17:00 (16:30 in the last containing)
TriangleTopic exhibition "Nishin-soba of perfect gem Otaru born from virtual image" (12/23 - H30.4/5) [general museum, canal building (Ironai 2-1-20) first exhibition room]

CircleFormer Nippon Yusen business hours : From 9:30 to 17:00 (last admission 16:30)
TriangleImportant cultural property of country. Stone 2 stories building of early modern times Europe revival style completed in October, 39.

CircleTemiya Cavern Preservation Center winter season closing (11/6 - H30.4/28)
TriangleCountry designated historic spot "Temiya Cavern Preservation Center," wall surface sculpture assumed thing of Jomon period approximately 1,600 years ago sequel to saves in hall.

CircleOtaru City Museum of Art business hours : From 9:30 to 17:00 (last admission 16:30)
TriangleFoundation Sadamichi Hirasawa exhibition of Otaru painting circles (10/28 - H30.3/4) [municipal Otaru art.Zensaku Nakamura memory hall]
TriangleTemporary exhibition "image of glass and praise, snow and ice to climate with picture" (1/6 - 3/4) [Otaru City Museum of Art / question 34-0035]
TriangleIt is question 0134-34-0035 the 101st white tide society exhibition (1/12 - 1/1410:00 - 17:00) (most whole day 16:00) [the first floor of Otaru City Museum of Art citizen gallery 1, 2, multipurpose gallery]

CircleMunicipal Otaru Literature Museum business hours : From 9:30 to 17:00 (last admission 16:30)
TrianglePlan exhibition "living and literature exhibition 3 <Otaru of those days> playhouse, variety theater, movie theater" (12/9 - H30.2/18) [municipal Otaru Literature Museum the second floor exhibition room]

CircleFinance museum      business hours: From 10:00 to 17:00 (last admission 16:30)
TriangleWe introduce the history and duties of the Bank of Japan, development of Otaru. We can experience forged prevention technologies of weight and bill of 100 million yen.
TriangleTemporary exhibition "building, architect drawn to various ... charms of length" (11/17 - H30.2/20) [old Bank of Japan Otaru Branch] 2


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We reached cold morning when cloudy sky spread this morning. Warning of wind and snow, surge is over maximum temperature in the daytime by forecast of -3 degrees Celsius. Quantity of snow in Otaru-shi until yesterday is 59cm. Please enjoy sightseeing in Otaru in warm clothes in the daytime as it seems to be cold day on ice day.

"Canal Plaza" "product sales corner" normal business (from 9:00 to 18:00) business hours extension (1/6, 7 - Saturday, January 27 day from 9:00 to 19:00), "product sales corner" (1/13 - Saturday, January 27 day from 9:00 to 20:00) "go story, candle bar" (1/13 - Saturday, January 27 day from 19:00 to 21:00)
●News "Canal Plazas" such as opening time extension of Canal Plaza "product sales corner" (from 9:00 to 18:00)
News (winter season business 1/4 - from 10:00 to 18:00) of Asakusa Bridge shop business hours change
"Otaru Tourism Association homepage renewal"
Go to Otaru; story - Otaru Snow Story 2017-2018 (11/11 - H30.2/18) question 0134-33-2510 Otaru Tourism Association…・Local food pass"OMOIDE BOOKMARK" SNS campaignGlass art gallery
●Go to Otaru; story - Otaru Snow Story 2017-2018 "Otaru Canal and blue canal which colors JR Otaru Station by blue illuminations"
(11/11 - H30.1/31)
Tenguyama, Otaru ropeway winter season business start (11/25 - H30.3/25)
Tenguyama, Otaru skiing area opening (12/9 - H30.3/25) [Tengu Sakura 11/23 - light up at the mountaintop] question 0134-33-7381 Tenguyama ropeway
Asarikawa onsen skiing area opening (12/9 - H30.4/1) [question 0134-54-0101 dynasty Satokawa skiing area]
onzusunosukuru (11/23 - H30.3/25) [Harukacho, Otaru-shi]
"The canal Cruise navigation situation" (1/1 - 2/8 10:30 ...) [canal Cruise]
"Otaru aquarium"…We do business for the winter season and start on December 16
"The third Otaru aquarium photo contest" (summer :6/1 - 8/31 autumn :9/1 - 11/31 winter :12/1 - 2/28) [Otaru aquarium]
● Otaru aquarium "play with snow experience corner" and "observation deck"
Cf. "invitation to carnival that glass colors (12/5 - H30.3/5) to capital festival of world water to create gaiety" to [Museum of Venetian Art]
"Hotel Nord Otaru lunch buffet reopening" (7/1 ...) [Hotel Nord Otaru]
Otaru art village grand opening (9/1 ...) [Otaru art village]…News of rate change(9/19~)
"JR Hokkaido my town local admission ticket" release (7/20 ...) [window of JR Otaru Station green]
Foundation Sadamichi Hirasawa exhibition of Otaru painting circles (10/28 - H30.3/4) [municipal Otaru art.Zensaku Nakamura memory hall] (to 12/25 - H30.1/8 during closing)
Temporary exhibition "building, architect drawn to various ... charms of length" (11/17 - H0.2/20) [old Bank of Japan Otaru Branch] 2
Plan exhibition "Otaru winter-colored graffiti" (11/18 - H30.4/8) [general museum Main Building] 2
●It is 50 12:00.14 program (12/13 - 3/12 weekdays 14:50) of digital planetarium - winter [Otaru Museum Main Building Dome theater] during period (12/23 - 1/15) for Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays, winter vacation. Application-free question 0134-33-2523 general museum Main Building
Plan exhibition "living and literature exhibition 3 <Otaru of those days> playhouse, variety theater, movie theater" (12/9 - H30.2/18) [municipal Otaru Literature Museum the second floor exhibition room]
Topic exhibition "Nishin-soba of perfect gem Otaru born from virtual image" (12/23 - H30.4/5) [general museum, canal building (Ironai 2-1-20) first exhibition room]
The Shinkansen! Snowplow! Toy flock !(1/6 - 1/14 from 10:30 to 11:30) [general museum Main Building training room] of northern country
●Park athletic ground administration house opening, rental (1/6 - 3/25 from 10:00 to 16:00) question 32-4111 (318) life Sports Division free with tool of walking ski, village of 25-1701 nature which wait from Otaru.
Temporary exhibition "image of glass and praise, snow and ice to climate with picture" (1/6 - 3/4) [Otaru City Museum of Art / question 34-0035]
●It is question 0134-34-0035 the 101st white tide society exhibition (1/12 - 1/1410:00 - 17:00) (most whole day 16:00) [the first floor of Otaru City Museum of Art citizen gallery 1, 2, multipurpose gallery]
Jozankei Line is closed by night on the way from Asato Dam (10/29 - H30 4/20 7:00 p.m. - next morning 7:00)
Is closed the sightseeing in city street Tenguyama line winter season (road reaching the mountaintop from Mogami); (11/8 - H30.4/19)
City street Matsuyama Line (road reaching Asahi Scenic Observatory from Midori-cho) (11/22 - H30.4/5)
News (we close for the winter season until 11/24 - about the spring of next year) of Otaru-shi Nishin Goten temporariness closing
Use of entrance in Ironai Pier and Ironai Pier park is prohibited in (8/24 noon - undecided)

(we drop icicle of roof for dangerous prevention in ↓ Canal Plaza!) [yo]