Tourist spot in Sapporo city

Sapporo Beer Museum [サッポロビール博物館]

Sapporo Beer Museum
Sapporo Beer Museum

Old building using for restaurant
Old building using for restaurant

Sapporo Beer Museum is the only museum about beer in Japan, and it is located about 2 km east of JR Sapporo station.

This place was originally a site of a sugar factory.
Sapporo Breweries Limited bought up it in 1903, and it was used as a processing factory of barley until 1965.

This factory became the museum in 1982.

Sapporo Breweries Limited is one of five Japan's major beer breweries, and the product is commonly called "Sapporo Beer".

Inside of Sapporo Beer Museum
Inside of Sapporo Beer Museum

Inside of Sapporo Beer Museum
Inside of Sapporo Beer Museum

This museum has the exhibits of introduction and history of the company, instruments for brewing, old bottles or posters and other articles.

It has also paid guided tour.
Of course, you can sample the beer.

And there are a few restaurants next to the museum.
It serves the factory-direct beer.

Sapporo Beer official website

How to get here

Get off at Higashi-Kuyakusho-mae station of subway Toho Line.
About 1 km walk from there.

Or, get off at "Sapporo Beer-en" stop by route bus from Sapporo station.
It takes about 15 minutes.

Other Tourist Attractions in Sapporo

Central part of Sapporo city

Sapporo Station Former Hokkaido Government office building Hokkaido University Botanical Garden Sapporo Clock Tower Odori Park Sapporo TV Tower Nijo Market Sapporo Factory Tanukikoji shopping street Susukino Ramen Yokocho Nakajima Park Campus of Hokkaido University Maruyama Park Hokkaido Shrine Okurayama Ski Jump Stadium Mount Moiwa Shiroi Koibito Park

Around Sapporo city

Hitsujigaoka observation hill Moerenuma Park Historical Village of Hokkaido Jozankei hot spring resort

Return to Sapporo city Return to Hokkaido prefecture