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Otaru Canal Terminal

Travel Guide - Otaru Canal Terminal


The European-style building is the former Otaru branch of Mitsubishi Bank, built in 1922. It is now used as Otaru Canal Terminal, a commercial facility with a bus terminal.
It houses Amato (a confectionery store proud of its uniqueness to Otaru), Kuwataya (famous for its Manju and Panju sweets), the Kaimeiro music box shop and the Ogasawara photo studio.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:00 - 19:00 (extended in summer)


  • No closing days

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 10 minutes walk from JR Otaru Station

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1-1-12, Ironai, Otaru-shi, Hokkaido, 047-0031


ASIA WEATHER @WeatherNowASIA - 2015-05-25
JAPAN | Marine Weather Forecast for Otaru NAVTEX area 2015-05-24T21:00:00Z: FQJP64 RJTD 242100
SYNOPSIS AND FO... http://t.co/0FPB9ABueK
Random Forecast @randomforecast - 2015-05-25
It is currently 54F/12C and Mostly Cloudy for Otaru, Japan.
#randomforecast http://t.co/n71V7cSiXY
ASIA WEATHER @WeatherNowASIA - 2015-05-24
JAPAN | Marine Weather Warning for Otaru NAVTEX area 2015-05-24T12:00:00Z: WWJP74 RJTD 241200
IMPORTANT WARNIN... http://t.co/JhOHbrdivt
Japan Lovers/アドミン @We_Japan - 2015-05-24
Any suggestions for @ranajay folks? I can only recommend Furano, Otaru & Toya in Hokkaido :) https://t.co/f6z05zXCsa
ASIA WEATHER @WeatherNowASIA - 2015-05-24
JAPAN | Marine Weather Forecast for Otaru NAVTEX area 2015-05-23T21:00:00Z: FQJP64 RJTD 232100
SYNOPSIS AND FO... http://t.co/NDGEeC6Bzc
ASIA WEATHER @WeatherNowASIA - 2015-05-23
JAPAN | Marine Weather Forecast for Otaru NAVTEX area 2015-05-23T09:00:00Z: FQJP64 RJTD 230900
SYNOPSIS AND FO... http://t.co/bz79wOUjhc
Rosemarie and Joseph @TravelnBeyond - 2015-05-23
Otaru Bay - A Day's Adventure: http://t.co/9VUrtPZIFx > #travel #hokkaido #japan #ngtradar http://t.co/pLURpCZOUR
Ceta Base @cetabase - 2015-05-23
Atsuko, a harbor porpoise, gave birth on May 15th, 2015 at Otaru Aquarium in Japan, the male calf died shortly... http://t.co/iXFfPqmtIr
Siti Rahayu @siyu14 - 2015-05-22
Otaru Music Box Museum
Siti Rahayu @siyu14 - 2015-05-22
City of Nostalgic Romanticism and the Old Northern Wall Street: Otaru -Ken's Travel Photo Diary-
CoverGap @CoverGap - 2015-05-22
In #Forest of spring by NorihikoAraki - http://t.co/hvqqKO6XwP #Green #Hokkaido #Japan #Na #Otaru http://t.co/YAFKj74fuc
ASIA WEATHER @WeatherNowASIA - 2015-05-21
JAPAN | Marine Weather Forecast for Otaru NAVTEX area 2015-05-21T09:00:00Z: FQJP64 RJTD 210900
SYNOPSIS AND FO... http://t.co/SAkQuSm7Rx
ASIA WEATHER @WeatherNowASIA - 2015-05-20
JAPAN | Marine Weather Forecast for Otaru NAVTEX area 2015-05-20T09:00:00Z: FQJP64 RJTD 200900
SYNOPSIS AND FO... http://t.co/tCTSQJJqi6
Kindleランキング @sale_ebook - 2015-05-20
JAPANESE ONLY: The Otaru Hot Springs Case and Racial Discrimination in Japan (English Edition): ¥1,999 (47%OFF) http://t.co/Rdgdf1jvCD
ASIA WEATHER @WeatherNowASIA - 2015-05-20
JAPAN | Marine Weather Warning for Otaru NAVTEX area 2015-05-20T00:00:00Z: WWJP74 RJTD 200000
IMPORTANT WARNIN... http://t.co/fyZyCpwDv4
ASIA WEATHER @WeatherNowASIA - 2015-05-19
JAPAN | Marine Weather Warning for Otaru NAVTEX area 2015-05-19T12:00:00Z: WWJP84 RJTD 191200
VITAL WARNING FO... http://t.co/G4lWc2Le0G
Get healthY @isunvera - 2015-05-19
OTARU, JAPAN - JANUARY 12, 2015: Stained glass floor lamp in the Music box museum. http://t.co/C0Rw5DxVwk http://t.co/OYMoEOhnbr
PowerClouds (PWCL) @Mohsen1G - 2015-05-19
PowerClouds ($PWCL) currently has 5 operational solar plants in Romania and building it's 6th and 7th solar plants in Otaru, Japan.
ASIA WEATHER @WeatherNowASIA - 2015-05-18
JAPAN | Marine Weather Warning for Otaru NAVTEX area 2015-05-18T12:00:00Z: WWJP74 RJTD 181200
IMPORTANT WARNIN... http://t.co/yDG9okw35X
RViscious @cursed0685 - 2015-05-18
I suddenly miss eating sushi in Otaru, Japan😢


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