Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall

Memorial Hall
"The only venue in Japan to honor Sun Yat-sen, the Chinese revolutionary, politician, and thinker. With its octagonal pavilion as its symbol and a backdrop of the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, the facility showcases the relationship between Japan, Kobe, and Sun Yat-sen. It's villa, Ijokaku, recalls earlier times. It was built by Gokindo, a Kobe trader in 1915. People generally call it ""Maiko's Rokkakudo"" because it looks hexagonal. Visit to see valuable documents written by Sun Yat-sen as well as books about him. The building was designated as a national Important Tangible Cultural Property in 2001, recognizing its cultural value."

Spot details

Hyogo Kobe-shi Tarumi-ku Higashi-maikocho 2051
Monday(The day following if it falls on a public holiday)
[General] 300yen [70 years old and over] 200yen [High school students and below] Free
Parking Lot
Available (216 spaces, Maiko Park parking lot)
Credit Card
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Can be enjoyed even on a rainy day
Estimated stay time
0-30 minutes
Wheelchair accessible
If you have an assistant, you can only visit the 1st floor. * Only the stairs to the 2nd floor
Infant friendly
Pet friendly
Not available

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN


  • Good place for history studying
    5.0 Reviewed:2019.02.02
    Is was a good experience and I got lots of info there. For the history and the relationship between Japan and P.R.china. Known more about Mr Sonbun and his life.
  • 呉錦堂 is my great-grandfather!
    5.0 Reviewed:2018.09.08
    呉錦堂 is my great-grandfather!My father’s birthplace was 移情閣!My father often told me that I must go back to watch this building constantly !
  • Unforgettable a precious memorable history
    5.0 Reviewed:2018.06.14
    This Memorial hall is not far away from the Akashi-Kaikyo bridge that has located impressively above.It is a stunning historical memorial building that has related to a famous Chinese Revolutionary...

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