Hakata Local History Museum
Kushida-jinja has displays of Hakata festival floats on the grounds, and a local history museum.
Hakata Machiya Furusato-kan
Spread over three machiya (traditional townhouses), this folk museum recreates a Hakata nagare (neighbourhood unit) from the late...
Tōchō-ji has Japan's largest wooden Buddha (10.8m high, 30 tonnes, created in 1992) and some impressively carved Kannon (goddess of...
Enjoy views of Hakata and Canal City across the Naka-gawa through giant windows in this pretty dining bar. With lots of glass and...
Try the Kawabata Shōtengai location of the famous shop for some yaki-curry (broiled curry rice with cheese), which the English menu...
2-9-1 Reisen-machi · interesting places nearby
Down the street from the Hakata Machiya Furusato-kan, this lovely eatery makes homemade soba (buckwheat noodles) from the Shinshū area of central Japan (around Nagano), prepared in a variety of ways including kakesoba (in hot broth, ¥700), zaru-soba (cold with dipping sauce, ¥850) and oroshi-soba (cold, topped with grated daikon, ¥1000).