Located in the Minamikayabe district in the north of Hakodate, this museum is intended for people to learn about Jomon culture. Stoneware, earthenware and accessories, including a national treasure Chuku-dogu (a hollow clay figure figurine) made 3,500 years ago, are exhibited.
Hakodate Jomon Culture Center
函館市縄文文化交流センター / Hakodateshi joumonbunka kouryuusentaa
|Address||551-1 Usujiri-cho, Hakodate|
|Access from Hakodate Station||
80 minutes by bus to the "Kakinoshima Iseki-shita" bus stop
10 minutes on foot
*Please check with the bus center in front of Hakodate Station for details.
(It takes about 50 minutes by car)
|Hours||April - October; 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, November - March; 9:00 am - 4:30 pm|
|Holidays||every Monday(closed the next day if Monday are national holidays), & last Friday, Dec. 29 - Jun. 3|
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.