Hirosaki City Museum

Museum / Science Museum
A museum located in a corner of the outermost region of the grounds of Hirosaki Castle. The solemn museum building was designed by architect Kunio Maekawa. The museum displays historical materials relating to Hirosaki Domain as well as arts and crafts. The museum's popular mascot, Inocchi, was modeled after an earthen figurine of a wild boar in the Museum's collection dating back to the Jomon period.

Spot details

Address
Aomori Pref. Hirosakishi Shimoshiroganechou 1-6 In Hirosaki Park map map Map
Phone
0172350700
Hours
9:30-16:30
Closed
3rdMonday, New Year's holiday(12/29-1/3)
※Temporarily closed during exhibition replacement periods
Fees
[Special Exhibition Admission fee to view] General 300 yen, High School/College Students 150 yen, Elementary/Junior High School Students 100 yen
*Differs during special exhibitions
Parking Lot
Not available
Credit Card
Not available
Smoking
Not available
Wi-Fi
Available(HIROSAKI_Free_Wi-Fi)
Wheelchair accessible
Available
Infant friendly
Available

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

Review

  • IT WAS CLOSED - CANT RATE
    3.0 Reviewed : 2019.11.05
    I went by and they were closed, they had just closed an exhibit day before, dont know if closing was normal day of closure or not. I am sorry I wasnt able see what was offered.
  • Well kept and great attractions
    4.0 Reviewed : 2015.11.22
    During late Autumn I was fortunate to visit this museum and take in the Yoshitsugu Koyanagi exhibit. A wonderful exhibit well represented by this space. Definitely the highlight of my visit to the...
  • 荘重なたたずまいの建物です
    3.0 Reviewed : 2024.01.13
    藤田記念庭園から弘前公園に入り奥へと進んで行くと、弘前市民会館の後ろに弘前市立博物館が建っていました。 このあたりは、かつて弘前城の三の丸があったあたりで、老松などの木々が豊かな中に博物館が建っています。建物の設計は、世界遺産の国立西洋美術館本館を設計したル・コルビュジェの弟子の前川國男氏です。赤レンガ風の複雑な外壁を持つ建物は、荘重なたたずまいを感じさせてくれました。

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