Old Public Hall of Hakodate Ward
The old Public Hall of Hakodate Ward, built in 1910, is an ornate mansion awash in pale blues and yellows that reigns regally over the...
Hakodate-yama & Ropeway
Mention you've been to Hakodate and every Japanese person you know will ask if you took in the night view from atop Hakodate-yama – it's...
Old English Consulate
From 1913 to 1934, this whitewashed mansion served as the British consulate. Today it's primarily used as a tea salon for sightseers in...
Scan the English menu at Hakodate Beer and choose from a variety of microbrews – from cold ales and golden wheat beers to dark stouts –...
23 Funamichō · interesting places nearby
Foreigners' Cemetery information
The Foreigners' Cemetery, an interesting slice of local history, contains the graves of sailors, clergy and others who died far away from their homelands. Many of the graves are marked with English, Russian or French inscriptions. The first to be buried here were two sailors from the American Navy's 1854 visit.