Hakodate Bugyosho was a facility used as the government of Hokkaido and the window to foreign countries during the mid-19th century. Part of the facility was restored and opened to the public in 2010. You can see the workmanship of traditional Japanese architecture.
Hakodate Magistrate’s Office
箱館奉行所 / Hakodate bugyosyo
|Address||44 Goryokaku-cho, Hakodate|
|Access from Hakodate Station||
17 minutes by tram to the "Goryokaku-koen-mae" tram stop
18 minutes on foot
|Hours||April - October; 9:00 am - 6:00 pm, November - March; 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, January 2 - 3; 9:00 am - 3:00 pm|
|Holidays||December 31 - January 1, Temporary closure|
To call from abroad to Hakodate
- Dial the international dialing access code and Japan’s country code (81). See Here
- Drop the first 0 and dial everything else. For example, to call the Japanese number 0138-00-0000 from the US, dial 011-81-138-00-0000.