The former residence of a seabed trawler owner that was built in 1952.
The elaborate details of the tea room, transom windows and ceiling boards are well worth seeing,
and convey the vestiges of the period when the trawling industry prospered.
It is a registered tangible cultural property of Japan.
(Registered name: Former Seto Family House Main Building)
- Former Seto Family House
- Approx. 5-min. walk from
- JR Wakkanai Station
◎ Open 10:00–18:00 from Apr. to Oct.
◎ Irregular hours from Nov. to Mar.
◎ Tel. 0162-23-5151
◎ Admission fees: Elementary and junior-high school students ¥100; High-school age and over, ¥200
Group discounts (groups of 20 or more): Elementary and junior-high school students ¥80;
High-school age and over, ¥160