Yokohama Archives of History

Yokohama, Kawasaki 30m

Overview

Displays materials on Yokohama history from the end of the Edo period/Opening up of the port period to the beginning of the Showa period. The building was formerly used as the British consulate until 1972. There is a historical camphor tree in the courtyard. *Includes a cafe.

Travel tip

Learn the fascinating history of how a small fishing village became the second largest city in Japan. It starts with the landing of Commodore Perry and his black ships.

Available Facilities

Detailed information

Address

3 Nihondori, Naka Ward, Yokohama City, Kanagawa

Phone Number

045-201-2100

Business Hours

9:30 ~ 17:00 (Last admission 16:30)

Holidays

Mondays (next day when Monday is holiday), year-end & new year holidays ※May be closed without notice

Costs

Adult / 200 yenElementary / Junior-high school students / 100 yen

Photos

Kaiko Hiroba (memorial plaza to commemorate the opening of the Port of Yokohama)
Yokohama, Kawasaki

Kaiko Hiroba (memorial plaza to commemorate the opening of the Port of Yokohama)

Nihon Odori
Yokohama, Kawasaki

Nihon Odori

Kanagawa Prefectural Government's Office (King's Tower)
Yokohama, Kawasaki

Kanagawa Prefectural Government's Office (King's Tower)

Memorial to the Origin of Telephone Exchange
Yokohama, Kawasaki

Memorial to the Origin of Telephone Exchange