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Former Office of Karatsu Bank

Travel Guide - Former Office of Karatsu Bank

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Since completed in 1912, this western-style building was used as a bank until 1997. The building is famous for its connection with an architect from Karatsu, Minoru Tanaka, an apprentice of Tatsuno Kingo who designed JR Tokyo Station. Using brick-styled tiles on the outer walls provides it with high-grade finishing. The bank's reception counter at that time still exists inside the building.
Today, the first floor is used as an event space, and Tatsuno Kingo's works and documents are displayed on the second floor. There is also a restaurant on the basement floor.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:00 – 18:00

ClosedClosed

  • December 29 – 31

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 10 minutes walk from JR Karatsu Station

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1513, Hommachi, Karatsu-shi, Saga, 847-0047

TweetsTweets

TripnTraveling @melaniecute90 - 2019-04-18
#Travel Tokyo Japan Travel Attractions Destinations Map: A Walk Roughly Kyushu 24-Hour Interval 73 Karatsu To Chiku… https://t.co/9Q1OEb83YP
Cone 11 @cone11ceramics - 2019-04-15
Day 4- starts with a full Japanese Breakfast, a little sightseeing then lots of pottery interrupted only by a littl… https://t.co/oNwL7JXSwY
Cone 11 @cone11ceramics - 2019-04-15
Day 4- starts with a full Japanese Breakfast, a little sightseeing then lots of pottery interrupted only by a littl… https://t.co/T6FWNJ3c6s
Funimag @funimag - 2019-04-15
Very steep and enclosed inclined elevator to access Karatsu Castle 🇯🇵 🚞
唐津城 #funicular #Karatsu #castle #Karatsu… https://t.co/p5CyDjeFKu
Cone 11 @cone11ceramics - 2019-04-14
Day 4- starts with a full Japanese Breakfast, a little sightseeing then lots of pottery interrupted only by a littl… https://t.co/uT9pat4Xr9
Cat 🐾 @catsername - 2019-04-13
Absolutely on my list of places to visit: Karatsu, Japan 💕 https://t.co/38Y2h0j6cp
YOKO💜💙🐩💍❄💍🐩💙💜 @Oktober_vanille - 2019-04-11
RT @CinderellaKun: I miss uuu Karatsuuuuuu!!!!

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ユーリ!!! on ICE ファンガール @yuriadofangirl - 2019-04-11
RT @CinderellaKun: I miss uuu Karatsuuuuuu!!!!

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🇭🇺⛸Nanku CinderellaKun⛸🇭🇺🎥ICE ADOLESCENCE🎥 @CinderellaKun - 2019-04-10
I miss uuu Karatsuuuuuu!!!!

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