The Otaru City General Museum Canal Pavilion is a branch of the Otaru General Museum opened by the canal. Compared with the turbulent flow of people along the canal, it is a very clean place. There are not too many exhibits in the exhibition hall, but you can learn about Otaru and even The history of Hokkaido.
As a tourist information center in Otaru, it displays a brief introduction to the history of Otaru, not only has super distinctive hand-drawn postcards, but also can be mailed directly. There are a lot of practical information about traveling in Otaru, and brochures in Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and English are also available. Some pictures directly show the historical scene of the busy Otaru Canal, which is a reflection of the vicissitudes of Otaru’s history. The most direct manifestation of the scene.
The Canal Museum of Otaru General Museum is a branch of the Otaru City General Museum. The scale is not large, but the collection is very rich. The rise and fall of this city can be reviewed here one or two hours.
The Otaru City General Museum Canal Pavilion is a branch of the general museum. Because the Otaru Canal is particularly famous, this museum specializes in setting aside a theme lottery and exhibition. The museum is rebuilt from the old canal warehouse and is very distinctive.
The museum is not big, but the collection is very rich, and it is worth visiting because it introduces the historical and cultural development of Hokkaido and Otaru area in detail, the humanities and customs, the ecological environment of the plants and animals.