In Green Oasis, About 4000 Kinds of Plants and Historical Building Are Enjoyed -Botanic Garden Hokkaido University in Sapporo-
August 18th, 2016
Botanic Garden Hokkaido University (北海道大学植物園) is a large garden located in the central of Sapporo city and is known as a green oasis of the downtown area. It opend a garden in 1886. About 4000 kinds of plants are admired, and historical buildings have been maintained and preserves the condition from those days. It takes about 2 hours to look around carefully for having large area of 13.3 ha. Admission fee for adult is JPY 420. A parking lot is not provided.
At the Northern People Museum 北方民族資料館(), Documents about indigenuous people of Hokkaido related life tools, courtesy tools, hunting tools, clothing are displayed. A moive about Ainu culture (アイヌ文化) was introduced at a building.
Miyabe Kingo Memorial Museum (宮部金吾記念館) was a part of a campus of Sapporo Agricultural School (札幌農学校) built in 1901 originally. It was rebuilt to display many memorabilia related Kingo Miyabe, the first director, in 1942. Unfortunately a photography is prohibited at the hall.
There are building A and building B at Green House and is a pond with lotus flowers outside. The building A has a tropical rain forest room, a subtropical room and a fern room, and tropical plants are admired. The building B has an insectivore and orchid room, fleshy plant room.
Atmosphere of Botanic Garden Hokkaido University Can Be Watched on Youtube
|Admission fee||Adult: JPY 420. Child: JPY 300.|
|Parking lot||A parking is not provided|
|Business hour||From April 29 to September 30 09:00-16:30. From October 01 to November 03 09:00-16:00|
|Regular closing day||Monday|
|Home page||Home page is here|
|Mapcode||9 521 324*85|
Refer to following websites for the accommodations in Sapporo.
A page of Sapporo is here