Hirosaki, Aomori

United Church of Christ in Japan Hirosaki Church

United Church of Christ in Japan Hirosaki Church
Location48 Mototera machi, Hirosaki City, Aomori Prefecture Google Maps
Tour application / Contact information+81-172-32-3971
Open hours9:00am - 4:00pm
Periods of closureWednesdays (during the whole morning), Sundays (during the whole morning), and when staff are not available
Special noticesFacility tours only allowed
Mass informationOnly followers are allowed to participate in Mass. * English is not available.
AccessAbout 10 minutes ride by taxi from the central exit of JR Hirosaki Station. About 5 minutes ride by taxi from Chuo Hirosaki Station on the Konan Tetsudo railways.
Further informationClick here (Japanese only)

Shizuoka

Miss Cunningham Restaurant, the old missionary house of Shizuoka Eiwa Jogakuin

Miss Cunningham Restaurant, the old missionary house of Shizuoka Eiwa Jogakuin

A Western-style house for Christian missionaries to Japan, designed by architect William Vories.
It was used for its orinigal purpose for about 16 years, with members of a Canadian women's missionary society regularly staying here during their missions.
While the house is currently occupied, it does have a reservation-only restaurant and salon space.

Location34-13 Nishikusabukacho Aoi-ku, Shizuoka City, Shizuoka Prefecture Google Maps
Tour application / Contact informationTEL:+81-54-277-9090
Open hoursLunch:11:30am-3:30pm Dinner:5:00pm-10:00pm Salon:depending on consultation
Periods of closureLunch: Mondays & Tuesdays, Dinner: Mondays, Salon: Please inquire
Special noticesThe house can only be toured on days when events are held.
Miss Cunningham Restaurant is available by reservation only, limited to one group per day.
AccessFrom JR Shizuoka Station, take the Kenritsu Sogo Byoin line or Ohama-Asahata line of the Shizutetsu Justline bus, and get off at the Eiwa Jogakuin-mae bus stop. Or, take the Shizutetsu Justline Sumpu Roman Bus and get off at the Shizuoka Koko Iriguchi bus stop.
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Karuizawa, Nagano

Karuizawa Union Church

Location862 Oaza-Karuizawa Karuizawamachi, Kitasaku-gun, Nagano Pref. Google Maps
Mass informationSummer season:Every Sunday 3:00pm English available
Further informationClick here

Karuizawa Shaw Memorial Church

Location57-1 Oaza-Karuizawa Karuizawamachi, Kitasaku-gun, Nagano Prefecture Google Maps
Tour and Mass application / Contact informationTEL/FAX:+81-267-42-4740
Mass informationEvery Sunday 10:00am Lord's Day worship English is not available.
AccessTake the Kusakaru bus or Seibu Kogen bus at JR Karuizawa Station. Get off at Kyu-karuizawa. About 10 to 15 minutes walk.
Further informationClick here

Karuizawa Oiwake Church

Location51-37 Oiwake Karuizawamachi, Kitasaku-gun, Nagano Prefecture Google Maps
Tour and Mass application / Contact informationTEL/FAX:+81-267-46-3312
Mass informationEvery Sunday 2:30pm; music worship; English is not available.
Special noticesJapanese only
AccessTake the Kusakaru bus or Seibu Kogen bus at JR Karuizawa Station. Get off at Kyu-karuizawa. About 10 to 15 minutes walk.
Further informationClick here (Japanese only)

Karuizawa Minami Church

Location296 Hotchi Karuizawamachi, Nagano Prefecture Google Maps
Tour and Mass application / Contact informationTEL:+81-267-48-3193/FAX:+81-267-48-3228
e-mailkaruizawaminamikyokai@nifty.com
Mass informationEvery Sunday 10:00am English is not available.
Special noticesJapanese only
Further informationClick here (Japanese only)