Furumachi

Travel Guide - Furumachi

Information

Furumachi is the oldest part of the Niigata City.
Unfortunately, a great fire in 1955 destroyed the old time atmosphere.
Today this district is a lively shopping quarter filled with big department stores and fashionable shops.

Nishibori Rosa, developed under Furumachi, is the most spacious and thriving underground shopping center on the Japan Sea coast.
Well worth visiting.

Opening Hours

  • Varies according to the shop / facility

Closed

  • Varies according to the shop / facility

Access / Public Transport

  • 10 minutes from JR Niigata Station by the bus #7, #7A, #10. Get off at Furumachi Bus stop.

Address / Location

* Please click each address to show the location.

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NSG Group Furumachi Kou Seisakusho “Pancake mix” using rice flour from Niigata prefecture and brown rice flour Enjo… https://t.co/BFD9VZootI
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Tomoya Wakatsuki@tomo_waka5 - 2021/11/08 15:18
@ikas011 I want to go to Furumachi to go shopping too, but I don't have any money.
Saki Ito@ikas011 - 2021/11/07 21:17
Today, I went to Furumachi to go shopping with my friend. I bought clothes, and ate this! I wish tomorrow would be… https://t.co/qKeEBw0bka
Visit Japan@Visit_Japan - 2021/11/02 09:35
Niigata’s Furumachi district is a lesser-known geisha center but has over 200 years of history. At a long-establish… https://t.co/vsKcO8K0ty
CultureReady@DLNSEO_Culture - 2021/10/21 23:03
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