Sapporo Clock Tower

Sapporo Clock Tower
Voice Guide of Spot Introduction
Page last updated: Jul, 09, 2021
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Peter von Gomm

The Sapporo City Clock Tower is a building that was designated as an important cultural asset of the country in 1970. It was formerly the Sapporo Agricultural School Concert Hall, The clock located in the It has a structure with a clock on the triangular roof, was purchased in 1881 in Boston, USA, it's it features a retro appearance that gives you a sense of the history of Hokkaido in just one at a glance. It is famous as the birthplace of Hokkaido University, and now the first floor is an exhibition space. Events such as concerts are held in the hall on the second floor. The red and white clock tower is one of the most popular photo spots in Sapporo. At night, the entirebuilding is lit up, a symbol of Sapporo City.

Information of Spot Detail


2 Chome, Kita 1jo Nishi, Chuo, Sapporo, Hokkaido

Telephone Number


Spot Types

Importantcultural property, Attractions

Business Hours

8:45 to 17:10
- Last admission is at 17:00.

Regular Holiday

January 1 to 3


Adults 200yen, High school students and younger Free


A 10 minute walk from JR Sapporo Station
A 10 minute walk from Sapporo Station on the Sapporo Municipal Subway
A 5 minute walk from Odori Station on the Sapporo Municipal Subway

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