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Moerenuma Park

1-1 Moerenuma Koen, Higashiku, Sapporo, Hokkaido 007-0011, Japan
+81 11-790-1231
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Ranked #5 of 160 attractions in Sapporo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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175 reviews 175 reviews
15 attraction reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

Visited the park after reading reviews on the site & I wasn't disappointed. Took bus 68 (for some reason tourist map doesn't mention this) from subway for about 35 minutes & it was a fairly easy journey. I hired a bike for 200 yen for 2 hours. Great value. Beach was shut on Thursdays but that didn't detract from my... More

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Singapore
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81 reviews 81 reviews
36 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Getting to the park from downtown took almost an hour. Read couple of reviews on TA describing the various modes of transport to/from the park. What I came to realise is that Bus 6 plies only on weekends and weekdays from 19 July to 17 Aug...so it wasn't an option for us. We took the conventional route describe in the... More

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New Delhi, India
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127 reviews 127 reviews
42 attraction reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

We absolutely loved this park. It is about a one hour ride from the city and I have to state up front that I don't think it is for everybody. It's a massive park with truly gigantic 'sculptures' designed by the famous Japanese-American artists. We were somewhat familiar with his work/ideas which helped... However since his work is very abstract... More

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Seoul, South Korea
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

We had some free time in the afternooon and were eager to visit this park designed by a well known sculptor in Japan. Eventhough early April is not a very ideal time to enjoy the space(the grounds are quite saturated with melting snow), we were not disappointed! The whole park is a sculpture itself with many lovely areas to enjoy... More

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Ankara, Turkey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

I went to the park in a Saturday and even it was in weekend it wasn't very crowded. If you rent a bike it will be easier to travel inside of the park. The price of one hour rent is 100 yen. You can also take your tent and have a little camp for the day. There is also a... More

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Issaquah, Washington
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29 reviews 29 reviews
3 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Impressive park. Nothing else like it. Go there. The sculpture is incredible. Take lunch with as cafe is limited if you don't want a sit down meal.

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Munich, Germany
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51 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

The Moerenuma Park is located north east of Sapporo not so convenient to reach. From the Sapporo station you can take the bus number 59 to the last station. From there it si a 10minutes walk. The Park offers a great combination of sculptures, which are actually more buildings than sculptures, and possibilities for picknick and playground for children. Founded... More

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sacramento
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64 reviews 64 reviews
13 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

I thought the design/architecture sounded interesting enough to warrant the roughly one hour of subway and bus travel to warrant going, but we ended up staying longer and had a great time. This is the opposite of an electronic arcade; you make your own fun. The hills, glass pyramid and fountains are a feast for the eyes and as KanoSouthCarolina... More

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Bangkok
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37 reviews 37 reviews
19 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

We rented bikes to cycling around the park to save time and really enjoyed it. Beautiful landscape. Could not believe that this place used to be garbage dump site. The fountain show is nice and not to be missed. I lost my glasses somewhere in the park, and got it back from information centre. There was really someone who cares!

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Vilseck, Germany
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25 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

This was a great park for walking and relaxing. It is a wonderful People watching park that is well used by the local Sapporans. It is also close the shopping and restaurants. It also has music venues and at the time of our visit it had a flower festival going on with many presentations sponsored by companies, it was an... More

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