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Kobe Kitano Museum (Ijinkan), Kobe

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Explore Kobe Kitano Museum (Ijinkan), 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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  • It has lots of interesting houses if you are interested. Do prepare to walk a lot. There is a mosque there where you can go in to visit as well. A honey cafe that served delicious honey tea and... 
    It has lots of interesting houses if you are interested. Do prepare to walk a lot. There is a mosque there where you can go in to visit as well. A honey cafe that served delicious honey tea and...  more »
  • If you are into exploring these historical house and taking photos and you don’t mind walking uphill for a 10min then this is worthwhile to go. There are 7 houses to see for 3000yen, you get a little....  more
    If you are into exploring these historical house and taking photos and you don’t mind walking uphill for a 10min then this is worthwhile to go. There are 7 houses to see for 3000yen, you get a little....  more »
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  • Walking is recommended to have the good look for each of the English mansions. Entrance fee is require. However, you can pick or choose a few package ticket at the information centre.
  • Small but cozy museum, worth a brief stop if they have some exibition

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