Kobe Kitano Museum (Ijinkan-gai), Kobe

3.6
Historic Site · Landmark
Explore Kobe Kitano Museum (Ijinkan-gai), a city district settled by foreign merchants and diplomats after the Port of Kobe was opened for international trade in the 19th century. Elegant and luxuriously decorated mansions and embassies still populate this street and serve as museums. Each charges a separate admission free, but if you're not interested in seeing each individual museum, a stroll through the pleasant street gives a good sense of the architecture. You’ll also find a couple of gift shops and eateries in the area Make your Kobe itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.
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  • Fantastic food and great vibe. Friendly.... atmosphere. Karaoke was available too, we had a drunk Japanese guy who would not shut up but it was cool!  more »
  • I loved my morning in the Kitano area. If you are interested in architecture these wonderfully preserved houses let us see how the westerners lived when the city was being developed. I was so...  more »
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  • Nice to look around. Prepare your walking shoes, it’s a steep walk towards the top. A lot of shops that sells cheesecake tarts and other confectionaries. If you really miss Europe it’s the place to go.
  • Beautiful street and houses and history. I suggest you to go inside of the houses if you can but kinda ripoff price... now I have to eat cup noodles for dinner today.

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