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Akita Dog Museum

"Faithfull Dog Hachiko's Statue" as a model of Akita Dog

A famous sightseeing spot in front of Shibuya Station, “Faithful Dog Hachiko’s Statue” is a model of Akita dog that come from Akita Prefecture. This Akita dog is also very popular abroad, including among celebrities from around the world.
Please come and meet this famous Akita dog.

Akita Dog Museum

Akitainu Hozonkai (Akita Dog Museum), headquartered in Odate City. The 3rd floor of the Akita Dog Museum is dedicated by dog preservation society in Japan to keep maintain pure blooded of Akita dog breed, and it designated as natural treasure. From the end of April until middle of November visitors can see real Akita dog at the kennel.


Name Akita Dog Museum
Web Sites http://www.akitainu-hozonkai.com/museum/museum.htm?lang=en
Address 13-1 Sannomaru, Odate-shi, Akita
Access 15 minutes by bus from JR Odate Station (Get off at Shiyakusho-mae Bus Stop)
Business Hours 9:00 to 16:00
Inquiries TEL:0186-42-2502 (Akitainu Hozonkai)
Admission Adults: 200 yen; Children: 100 yen
Closed Year End and New Year, Obon

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