Weathercock House

Foreigners settled in the Kitano district after the opening of the Port of Kobe

Foreigners settled in the Kitano district after the opening of the Port of Kobe

Constructed as the house of German trader G.Thomas in 1909, and famous for the weathercock on the steeple. Designated as a National Important Cultural Property.

Information

Address
3-13-3 Kitanocho, Chuo-ku, Kobe, Hyogo
Access
15-minute walk from Sannomiya Station (JR/Hankyu/Hanshin/Subway Lines)
10-minute walk from Shin-Kobe Station (Shinkansen and Subway).
Phone
078-242-3223
Hours
9:00 - 18:00
Holidays
First Tuesday of February and June
Admission
Adult 500 yen
High School Student and younger, disability certificate holders and Kobe residents over 65 years old free.
Website
https://www.kobeijinkan.com/en/ijinkan_list/kazamidori