⑦Hokkaido Government Rumoi Subprefectural Bureau(Suminoecho 2 chome 1-2, Rumoi)

A large work by Hokumei Nakano is displayed on the wall of the staircase. This piece has been lent from the Hokumei Nakano Calligraphy Memorial Exhibit in Haboro. The pieces are occasionally rotated on an indeterminate schedule.

Open hours/8:45~17:30
Closed/Saturday, Sunday, National holidays, and December 29 – January 3

⑧Rumoi City Library(Suminoecho 2 chome 1-1, Rumoi)

In this work, the children’s song Akatombo (Red Dragonfly), was rendered in calligraphy by Hokumei Nakano. The first verse is large and the rest of the verses although small, are all inscribed in this work.

Open hours /
10:00~18:00(Closed at 19:00 on every Thursday from April to October)
10:00~17:00(Saturday, Sunday, and National holidays)
Closed/Monday and other days written on the library calender

⑨Rumoi Umi no Furusatokan (Community Hall by the Sea) (Omachi 2 chome 3-1, Rumoi)

A work by Hokumei Nakano is displayed in the meeting hall of this facility. Please ask the staff if you wish to view it.

Open hours / 9:00~18:00 (End of April – Middle of October)
Open daily during the open season

⑩Maruichi Honma House – Former merchant house(Bentencho 1 chome 27, Mashike)

Poems written by Iwaya Ichiroku, one of the three great calligraphers of the Meiji era, are displayed in the inner and guest rooms.

Open season & hours/End of April – Beginning of November 10:00~17:00
Closed/Thursday (Closed on Wednesday when the national holiday is on Thursday) Open daily in July and August

⑪Ishikari Hamanasu Local Museum (Former Shiratorike Fishermen’s Lodge) (Hamamasu 77-1, Ishikari)

This museum of regional history is housed in a fishing lodge which was built in 1899. Calligraphic art by Iwaya Ichiroku, great calligrapher of the Meiji era, is displayed here.

Open hours/10:00~16:00 (May 1 – October 31)
Closed/Tuesday(Closed on Wednesday when the national holiday is on Tuesday)
Fee/Adult \300, Junior high school students and younger FOC