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Sapporo Beer Museum

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Sapporo is Japan’s most popular beer; this interactive museum includes a tour and beer-tasting.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Sapporo
9-1-1 Kita 7-Jo Higashi, Higashi-ku, Sapporo 065-0007, Hokkaido
+81 11-731-4368
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All reviews free tour lamb tasting room black label self guided tour original recipe all you can eat and drink vending machine per glass shopping centre next door paid tour different languages buy tickets small fee souvenir shop free of charge interesting place
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We went and enjoyed it a lot. The history of this brewery is very well illustrated and the bar serves a few versions of this beer which is fun, as one can compare. The one we were most interested in however was not served here...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank cnltrips
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

As mentioned, you get to know the history of sapporo beer. There are 2 option , uou can either pay Yen500 per person to join the tour with tour guide or you can just learn and read on your own. After that you can get...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank wong_tigger
Reviewed 1 week ago

Free tour which you can walk around the museum yourself. After that you pay to taste the beer. There are few restaurants there for BBQ lamb. Free Parking

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jong2804
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for the free self tour. It was a very short one but you get to understand a lot. Please try out the Sapporo Beer: Black label

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank leehonghooi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the brewery and museum during a 3-day visit to Sapporo. The tour was a nice walkthrough of the brewery's history and how they produce the beer followed by a nice beer sampling that included some snacks. Note for visitors wishing to enjoy a full...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank ItsATouristTrap
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

The free tour was nothing to shout about but it is a good place to kill some time before tasting the beers. At the end of the tour, you can purchase the much awaited beer. There are 3 kinds of beer and I found all...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gan_Intl_Travel
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

There are two types of tours offered. We took the free self guided tour that took about 45 minutes and would give it a 3.5 rating. At the end of the tour you can buy Sapporo Classic Beer on tap. Apparently you can only get...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

Not the most extensive museum, but the Sapporo Beer Garten was a fun excursion. An easy journey by train, or a short taxi ride from central Sapporo - the museum caters mostly to Japanese tourists (there's not a lot of info in English) but the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 173FLYR
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

This place is located about 20 mins from Sapporo city. Popular place as many travel agency arrange their trips here. Large free parking space for all. We went here for lunch and paid ¥3900 for a buffet with unlimited beer for 4 person and of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Richard K
Reviewed October 19, 2018

We took the self-guided tour of the beer museum (you have to go upstairs; elevators available, if needed). There was a paid guided tour available with beer samples at the end of the tour. Our group wanted to experience the brewery at our own pace....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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December 14, 2017|
Response from Doc687 | Reviewed this property |
O don't know the hours but you could e-mail or call them to double check the hours. Also they have a website that may list the hours of operation. Have Fun!
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August 22, 2017|
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Response from revbriangraham | Reviewed this property |
If you are in a hotel have the front desk call for you, unless you speak Japanese it will be difficult otherwise. Enjoy!
April 12, 2017|
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Response from minerva2387 | Reviewed this property |
If travelling in winter it is better to take a taxi instead of walking on the icy slippery pavement. Taxi rides are no less "exciting" though but you will be seated instead of walking =)