Places of Interest

City of Kitakyushu

City of Kitakyushu

Kitakyushu International Convention Zone and Downtown Area

Kitakyushu International Convention Zone and Downtown Area

Places of Interest

 

  • Kokura Castle

    Kokura Castle

    WEB : http://www.kokura-castle.jp/

    Hours: Open year-round, 9:00-18:00 (9:00-17:00 from Nov to Mar. Entry up to 30 min. prior to closing)
    Fee: 350 yen

  • Mt. Sarakura

    Mt. Sarakura (Sarakura Tozan Railway Co., Ltd.)

    WEB :http://www.sarakurayama-cablecar.co.jp/sarakurayama-english.pdf

    Hours: The cable car/slope car to the top of the mountain runs until 17:20 on weekdays and until 21:20 on weekends/holidays.
    *Operating hours may change depending on the season. Fare for cable car/slope car: 1,200 yen, round-trip

  • Mojiko Retro

    Mojiko Retro (Mojiko Retro Information)

    WEB :http://www.en.mojiko.info/

  • Karato Market

    Karato Market

    WEB :http://www.karatoichiba.com/

  • Kitakyushu Museum of Natural History & Human History

    Kitakyushu Museum of Natural History & Human History

    WEB : http://www.kmnh.jp/english/

    Closed: Year end / New Year’s, late June
    Hours: 9:00–17:00 (entry until 16:30)
    Fee: 500 yen

  • Nissan Motor Kyushu

    Nissan Motor Kyushu

    WEB : http://www.nissankyusyu.co.jp/

    Closed: Weekends (excluding long holidays)
    Hours: 9:00–17:00
    Fee: Free. Reservations required for factory tours (taken from 8:00 on the day marking 3 months prior to day of tour)

  • TOTO Museum

    TOTO Museum

    WEB : http://www.toto.co.jp/museum/en/

    Closed: Mon,summer break, year end / New Year’s
    Hours: 10:00–17:00 (entry until 16:30)
    Fee: Free. Reservations required for groups (20 or more)

  • YASKAWA Innovation Center

    YASKAWA Innovation Center

    WEB : https://www.yaskawa.co.jp/ robot-vil/en/miraikan/index.html

    Closed: Weekends, holiday, company holidays, Tours may be suspended depending on the company’s schedule.
    Hours: 9:00-16:00 (3 tours/day*Closed from 12:00-13:00)
    Fee: Free. Reservations required for groups of 10 or more (up to 14 days to 3 months prior to day of tour)

  • Kitakyushu Environment Museum

    Kitakyushu  Environment Museum

    WEB : http://eco-museum.com/

    Closed: Mon (or the following day if Mon is a holiday / non-working day), year end / New Year’s
    Hours: 9:00-17:00(entry until 16:30)
    Fee: Free. Reservations required for groups

  • Kitakyushu Eco-Town

    Kitakyushu Eco-Town (Kitakyushu Eco-Town Center)

    WEB : http://www.kitaq-ecotown.com/

    Closed: Sun, holidays, year end / New Year’s
    Hours: 9:00-17:00(morning/afternoon tours)
    Fee: 100 yen. Reservations required for tours (up to 2 weeks prior to day of tour)

  • Former Matsumoto Residence

    Former Matsumoto Residence (The Industry Club of West Japan)

    Closed:Tue,summer break, year end / New Year’s
    Hours:10:00–18:00. Reservations required for meals, dinner parties

  • Sankiro

    Sankiro

    Closed: Mon (or the following day if Mon is a holiday / non-working day)
    Hours: 10:00-17:00
    Fee: Free(100 yen entrance free for 2nd floor only)
    Restaurant: Sankiro Saryo