hokkaido prefectural governments old branch office in hakodate
The Hokkaido Prefectural Government's Old Branch Office In Hakodate was built In 1909 and was restored in 1982 together with the construction of an adjacent park.
One of its main features is a portico; the two-story roof is supported by four huge Column capitals (Corinthian order) and pillars which bulge Slightly in the middle (Entasis-style).
This Western-style structure is highly valued. as it shows the Hakodate of the late Meiji period as well as history of Hokkaido Colonization. Because of its historical significance, the Hokkaido Government designated it as a tangible asset In 1985.
Today. Its first floor serves as a Motomachi tourist information office. and the second floor Is open to the public as a Hakodate City museum of photograph history." where valuable photography equipment and documents are displayed to show Hakodate's history as an early hub of photography in Hokkaido.
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