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Kazamidori no Yakata

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Merchant’s house

Wonderful example of 1900’s European living in Kobe. Certainly worth taking a walk around inside to... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2018
Guildford, United Kingdom
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A lovely touch of Bavaria in Kobe

The Weathercock Mansion was built in 1909 by Godfried Thomas, a German trader, as his personal... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2018
Sharon H
Las Vegas, Nevada
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Sep 21, 2018
“Merchant’s house”
Jul 25, 2018
“A lovely touch of Bavaria in Kobe”
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3-13-3 Kitanocho, Chuo, Kobe 650-0002, Hyogo Prefecture
+81 78-242-3223
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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful example of 1900’s European living in Kobe. Certainly worth taking a walk around inside to see how they lived back then

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 25, 2018

The Weathercock Mansion was built in 1909 by Godfried Thomas, a German trader, as his personal residence. The interior design fuses traditional German style and Art Nouveau. It is a beautiful Bavarian style cross timbered house with huge wooden beams—one of several Ijinkan (Western style)...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Sharon H
Reviewed July 30, 2017

if you love modern history then kitano is the right place. there are many well maintained 100 years old historical building. all have an history to tell. but need walk a lot.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank albertosR7320AZ
Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

It most beautiful house in Kitano , it used to be German church , now it became a museum . Its a bit old style , but must be visited in this area .

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Thomas R
Reviewed January 5, 2017

There really aren't a lot of attractions in Kobe, so we spent a few hours in the Kitano area looking at the various European style houses. Kazamidori no Yakata is one of the better ones, with some authentic furniture / furnishings. Admission is a bit...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank ECWorld
Reviewed August 19, 2016

this used to be a germain house transformed by kobe city as a museum , from out side it looked like a church more than 100 years old ,very well furnished inside with authentic art decort as you expect a grand mum back in europe...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed December 18, 2015

This a must see in Kobe. i just finished my day ... this is probably one of the places i'll remember from this city ... historical european area !!

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Ken M
Reviewed November 13, 2015

it is very peaceful place and one of the more beautiful sightseeing area. romantic place around nice people

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank James H
Reviewed December 31, 2014

Every time friend comes to Kobe I definitely take them to visit Kazamidori no Yakata . It s a kind of old germain churched house occupied by a germain family almost 100 years ago . It cost few hand rend yens to go in but...More

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank Gregosbooks
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