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Hokkaido Konbukan

32-1 Togeshita, Nanae-cho, Kameda-gun 041-1102, Hokkaido
+81 138-66-2000
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Delicious sea kelp to try!

This is more of a place to buy sea kelp product plus you get to learn a little bit about sea kelp... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2017
itsxjackie
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Los Angeles, California
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Great shop with plenty of things to sample

Although the short film and museum are all in Japanese, as a non-Japanese speaker i still thought... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2016
bouton12
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Hobart, Australia
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Konbukan is The"Museum of Kelps"where you can learn everything about kelps-from their history to delicious resipes-,taste them,and feel them. Approx.5minutes bycar from Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto Station. Approx.45minutes along Route 5bycar from Hakodate...more
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32-1 Togeshita, Nanae-cho, Kameda-gun 041-1102, Hokkaido
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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

This is more of a place to buy sea kelp product plus you get to learn a little bit about sea kelp as well as its benefits. Definitely touristy and overwhelming at times, nevertheless the fact that you get to try a little bit of...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Although the short film and museum are all in Japanese, as a non-Japanese speaker i still thought it was worth visiting for the shop. It's large and has a huge variety of interesting products to sample. No English on the product signs either, which makes...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The visit was started with a short movie in a sphere liked dome, in Japanese of course. And the rest was the free tastings of konbu (sea weed) products and selling of merchandises.

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Reviewed 10 August 2014

"Feel and Experience Everything about Kelp" is the motto of this unique attraction located outside of Hakodate (and convenient to those driving in the direction of Sapporo). The museum helped convey the importance of kelp cultivation to Japanese diet and the long history of the...More

3  Thank Andrew1234
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Reviewed 28 July 2014

Interesting museum worth visiting as konbu is a big industry and most of the best come from Hokkaido and shipped to rest of Japan. Nice overhead screen introduces Hokkaido’s konbu industry – worth seeing. Other displays also helps to understand that industry better; learn about...More

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J Y
11 October 2016|
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Response from HokkaidoKonbukan | Property representative |
Hello. I'm sorry for the late reply will use JR from Hakodate station to Shinmin Kitano da station. I arrived at Konbukan in 5 minutes by taxi from Shin Hokuto station.Please come again. Thank you very much.
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g52a
10 July 2015|
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Response from HokkaidoKonbukan | Property representative |
Hello. I'm sorry for the late reply will use JR from Hakodate station to Shinmin Kitano da station. I arrived at Konbukan in 5 minutes by taxi from Shin Hokuto station.Please come again. Thank you very much.
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