Kobe Port Tower

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The 108-meter-high Kobe Port Tower is one of the most famous landmarks of the port city of Kobe. The observation tower was completed in 1963. A key feature is its tubular construction, and it was the first tower to have this form of construction. The structure resembles a Tsuzumi, an elongated traditional Japanese drum and the first tower in Japan to be illuminated at night.

Overview

Address

5-5 Hatobachō, Chūō-ku, Kobe, Hyogo (Directions)

Hours

9:00 - 19:00 Open Now

Opening Hours

Monday 9:00 - 19:00
Tuesday 9:00 - 19:00
Wednesday 9:00 - 19:00
Thursday 9:00 - 19:00
Friday 9:00 - 19:00
Saturday 9:00 - 19:00
Sunday 9:00 - 19:00
Holidays 9:00 - 19:00

Website

http://www.kobe-port-tower.com/language/english.html

Language support

  • Audio Guide (English)

General Amenities

  • Combini
  • Restroom
  • Free guides/pamphlets

Payment Method

  • Pay by cash
  • Credit cards accepted

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