The building year: 1932 (Showa 7)
The location: 2-10-1, Okurayama, Kouhoku-ku, Yokohama-shi
Designated authorization as landmark architecture, cultural assets: Yokohama-shi designated tangible cultural property
Okurayama, Yokohama-shi memorial hall was built as main building of "Okura moral culture research institute" in 1932 (Showa 7) by Kunihiko Okura of Okura Western paper shop president. Design is architect Uheiji Nagano.
It is building having the unique style beauty that Eastern and Western cultures that took in Oriental design in pre-Hellenic (existing Crete Mycenae) style before ancient Greece which is architecture which is globally rare fused.
After being donated to Yokohama-shi in 1981 (Showa 56), and having repaired very much, we established as Okurayama, Yokohama-shi memorial hall, and was appointed in Yokohama-shi designated tangible cultural property in 1991 (Heisei 3) in 1984 by (1984).
You can use for activity in hall and assembly room or taking picture of movie, TV.
On the usage and opening day of facility, please see homepage of facility.
・Okurayama, Yokohama-shi memorial hall homepage (the outside site)