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Catholic Hirosaki Churchカトリック弘前教会


Located around five minutes’ walk to the east of Hirosaki Park, Catholic Hirosaki Church was built in 1910. It was constructed in the Romanesque style, with a spire, and with prominent pillars at the left and right corners of the front face. The oak-wood altar that faces the door at the far end of the interior was a gift from the Church of St. Thomas in Amsterdam; the altar was made in 1866, and won an award for its design at an exhibition held in Antwerp, Belgium.


Aomori Pref. Hirosakishi Hyakkokumachikouji 20

phone 0172330175

[Winter season]7:00-18:00

Review of Hirosaki Catholic Church

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Reviewed:2016/01/01 A small Catholic Church to visit for Catholics but not a tourist sight!
This is not a tourist attraction. For devout Catholics, it may be worth a visit to find peace of mind during a long travel with a lot on one's mind! It is a small church and we had difficulty...
Reviewed:2018/11/11 소박한 아름다움이 있는 성당
히로사키 시내에 있는 이 성당은 전형적인 서양식 건축양식으로 만들어졌습니다. 신사는 흔하지만 성당이 그리 많지 않은 일본에서 만나는 이국적인 건축양식의 성당이라 더욱 이국적인 느낌이 강합니다.
규모는 작고 내부는 소박하고 간결하지만, 스테인드 글라스가 아름다워 볼 만 합니다.
Reviewed:2018/09/10 綺麗だ

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Aomori Pref. Hirosakishi Hyakkokumachikouji 20 [map]



[Winter season]7:00-18:00
Sunday morning, ceremonial occasion
[Visiting fee] Free
Parking Lot

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