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Kobe City Museum

Travel Guide - Kobe City Museum

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The exhibits of Kobe City Museum feature the archaeology and history of Kobe city. The museum also houses a fine collection of the 16th to the 17th century Japanese paintings and art objects with Portuguese and Spanish influences (Namban Art), Kohmoh or Dutch influenced Art from the 17th to the 19th centuries, and old maps.
The museum's neoclassical architecture building was originally constructed in 1935 as the Kobe branch of Yokohama Specie Bank.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:30 - 17:30 *admission until 16:30

ClosedClosed

  • No closing days
  • Year-end and New Year's holidays

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • General exhibition: 200 yen (General, Adult)
  • General exhibition: 150 yen (Student)
  • General exhibition: 100 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 10 minutes walk from Sannomiya Station on the JR lines, Seishin-Yamate Line (S03) or Port Liner (P01)
  • 10 minutes walk from Hanshin Sannomiya Station on the Hanshin Main Line
  • 10 minutes walk from Hankyu Sannomiya Station on the Hankyu Kobe Line

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 24, Kyomachi, Chuo-ku Kobe-shi, Hyogo, 650-0034

TweetsTweets

The Byzantine Legacy @ByzantineLegacy - 2018-12-14
Constantinople depicted by an unknown Japanese artist from the early Edo Period (early 17th century)
From Kobe City… https://t.co/fIBSekWskm
Kobe_City @kobecityPR - 2018-12-06
Two unique events starting tomorrow!

'18 KOBE PEARL MUSEUM “2 weeks with pearls”

Did you know that Kobe is secret… https://t.co/K812xhf9D2
Kobe_City @kobecityPR - 2018-12-06
「Photo Exhibition of the Port and Foreign Settlement of Kobe ~For the 150th anniversary of the Kansai Consular Corp… https://t.co/froUCLo6dS
Go to Mary @GotoMotherMary - 2018-12-03
Saint Francis Xavier

Image: A Japanese depiction of Francis Xavier, dated to the 17th century. From the Kobe City… https://t.co/rcc6w1FiZX
Mark Chaplain @MarkAJChaplain - 2018-12-03
@HoveSaint The painting is in Kobe City Museum... 👍🏻 AMDG

https://t.co/CrylzKu4DD
Kobe_City @kobecityPR - 2018-10-24
Venue:
Kobe City Koiso Memorial Museum of Art
5-7 Koyocho-naka HigashiNada-ku Kobe

Fee:
Adult, 800 yen
University,… https://t.co/aETkW77mwa
Kobe_City @kobecityPR - 2018-10-19
Admission Fee:
Depending on each museum, but no additional fee

Venue:
6 museums in Higashinada
2-9-1 Koyocho-naka… https://t.co/kiDQA75hgu
TheLadybugChronicles @TheLadybugC - 2018-10-18
Tokyo was the last stop of my Japan trip. All the things that I learned about this amazing city are now on the blog… https://t.co/bdmDafZQUC
yukobeethoven @lovinglove5529 - 2018-10-04
It is a music box museum at the top of Rokko Mountain in Kobe City! ⁦@FunkyHenry⁩
こじ Feliz @youyuitotry - 2018-09-09
Rugby pop-up museum Kobe held
#RWC2019 #city of kobe https://t.co/Lah4aobCaF
YOSHIHIRO @tkhs1975 - 2018-08-30
Aichi Culture Art Center in Nagoya , Gifu Castle , Gifu City Museum of History in Gifu , the Tower of Osaka Castle… https://t.co/OMWjHXpSAm
Kobe_City @kobecityPR - 2018-08-29
Venue:
Kobe City Koiso Memorial Museum of Art
5-7 Koyocho-naka Higashinada-ku Kobe

Fee:
Adults, 500 yen
Universi… https://t.co/S67Kmnmi5g
Kobe_City @kobecityPR - 2018-08-29
Venue:
Kobe City Museum of Literature (Former Oji Citizens Gallery)
3-1-2 Oji-cho Nada-ku Kobe

Fee
Free entry

U… https://t.co/mg5EvmCdw5
▲MituRocks @MitsuRocksJPN - 2018-08-21
(OSAKA)— In Sakai City, industry of knife has developed, there is museum that various types knife are exhibited.… https://t.co/bwiWDPpK03
🅴🆅🅰 🆂🅴🅱🅰🆂🆃🅸Á🅽 @Eva_Kobe - 2018-08-11
𝑩𝒐𝒍𝒐𝒈𝒏𝒂 𝑪𝒉𝒊𝒍𝒅𝒓𝒆𝒏'𝒔 𝑩𝒐𝒐𝒌 𝑭𝒂𝒊𝒓 𝑰𝒍𝒍𝒖𝒔𝒕𝒓𝒂𝒕𝒐𝒓𝒔 𝑬𝒙𝒉𝒊𝒃𝒊𝒕𝒊𝒐𝒏 at The Otani Memorial Art Museum, Nishinomiya City, August 11… https://t.co/2tm7EyPaCj
TravelCaffeine.com @TravelCaffeine - 2018-07-28
From eating amazing beef to visiting a coffee museum (yes, really) to wandering the beautiful harbor, there's a ton… https://t.co/laR49AFpIT
Sachi Wada🇯🇵💕😊 @visitjapankids - 2018-07-10
We are staying in Kobe for few nights. Many fun places to visit with kids in Kobe.

Anpanman is A popular Japanese… https://t.co/OORA6Eh8x1
Sachi Wada🇯🇵💕😊 @visitjapankids - 2018-07-10
We are staying in Kobe for few nights. Many fun places to visit with kids in Kobe.

Anpanman is A popular Japanese… https://t.co/OORA6Eh8x1
Gary Wales @GaryAWales - 2018-07-08
What a great day myself and family had today. We traveled to #Lawton and visited Mount Scott, Holy City, Wildlife R… https://t.co/TIjPcVuplU
▲MituRocks @MitsuRocksJPN - 2018-06-16
(SHIGA)— Kawara Museum is located in Ohmihachiman City, the museum is exhilarating Hachiman-Kawara. And Kwara is me… https://t.co/0zMR1fLeH8
Nik Norma @niknorma - 2018-06-11
Kobe City Museum of Literature preserves ancient literary from Meiji and Showa periods #kobecity #kobe #Japan… https://t.co/aIOs3ymFmL
ビブロスの本棚 @Biblos_Library - 2018-03-09
Kobe City Museum
The building completed in 1935 was used as a bank. It was renovated as a Kobe… https://t.co/rJt93SJ93G
Louise Dendy PRS @Kobe_PRS - 2018-03-01
Starting today, you can buy very posh #Kobe #Port #emblem lapel pins! On sale for 150 yen at the tourist informatio… https://t.co/VIovUTfJBz
Paula R. Curtis @paularcurtis - 2018-02-06
The portrait of Xuanzang is in the Tokyo National Museum online database, and if you want to look at the close-up d… https://t.co/5zij55ZFAZ
Paula R. Curtis @paularcurtis - 2018-01-28
And check out this close-up of the ritual going on inside. Clothing, objects, gestures. It's fascinating! You can s… https://t.co/mTWxijKr6h
Sarah L @srhlck - 2018-01-22
I tried my hand at making Ukiyo-E woodblock prints at a workshop offered by the Kobe City Museum yesterday!

We got… https://t.co/0ypyjZHuit
Sarah L @srhlck - 2018-01-22
I tried my hand at making Ukiyo-E woodblock prints at a workshop offered by the Kobe City Museum yesterday!

We got… https://t.co/0ypyjZHuit
KuRoBaRaZa official @KuRoBaRaZa - 2018-01-03
Yesterday I visited the Kobe municipal museum.
I felt of the sounds of ancient YAYOI.

The bronze bell that was exc… https://t.co/8cwvXOkv4S
leiderer @Le_Ann_Fr - 2017-12-31
#giallo2017 (prepenultimate tweet)

Hide Kawanishi |
KOBE MUNICIPAL ART MUSEUM |
from 'One Hundred Scenes of Kobe'… https://t.co/H2j2vOpDLo
Japan Objects @JapanObjects - 2017-12-12
The Two Birds on the Camelia are adorable, but it's the fine gradation of color on the blue rock that was the chall… https://t.co/1fCtVfDYmu

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