Hakodate City Museum of Northern Peoples

Exploring the lives and culture of Hokkaido’s northern peoples

This museum displays fascinating artifacts relating to northern peoples, including the Ainu and the Uilta peoples. Notable exhibits include the Baba and Kodama collections of Ainu artifacts and official garments from the Qing dynasty. The museum also provides practical workshops, including the opportunity to try making a mukkuri, a traditional Ainu musical instrument.

Adult (ages 19 and up): ¥300
Child (ages 6-18): ¥150
Regular holiday
Contact for details of holidays.
Business period
Apr 1-Oct 31: 9:00-19:00.
Nov 1-Mar 31: 9:00-17:00
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