The observation floor of Goryokaku Tower gives a full view of Goryokaku Fort. On the first floor of the ground facility are many different souvenir stores selling not only sweets and food from Hakodate and Hokkaido, but also goods related to Toshizo Hijikata and the Hakodate War, that both have a connection with Goryokaku. There is also a shop that sells original goods on the observation floor.
|Address||43-9 Goryokaku-cho, Hakodate|
|Access from Hakodate Station||
17 minutes by tram to the "Goryokaku-koen-mae" tram stop
13 minutes on foot
|Hours||April 21 - October 20; 8:00 am - 7:00 pm|
October 21 - April 20; 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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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.