Yokohama Archives of History

Yokohama, Kawasaki30m

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-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa-ken

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

Nihon Odori
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Nihon Odori

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

Memorial to the Origin of Telephone Exchange
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Memorial to the Origin of Telephone Exchange