Sapporo Clock Tower

This popular tourist attraction is known as Japan’s oldest clock tower. It rings every hour on the hour the number of times of the hour of day (156 times a day).

It was originally a martial arts dojo for the Sapporo agricultural school that preceded Hokkaido University. A nationally designated important cultural property.


AddressKita 1jo Nishi 2chome, Chuo-ku, Sapporo-shi
Business hours8:45a.m.-5:10p.m.
Regular closed dayJanuary 1 - January 3
MAPCODE9 522 204
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5 minute walk from Odori Subway Station

Map of surrounding areas