Venue & accomodations

Conference – August 18 - 20

Aizu Wakamatsu City Culture Center

Aizuwakamatsu City Culture Center ‐ 14-52, Jotomachi, Aizuwakamatsu, Fukushima

The Aizuwakamatsu City Culture Center is a facility built for various cultural activities. The facility is built on the territory of Tsurugajo castle(As know as Aizuwakamatsu castle) which is a symbol of Fukushima Pref. The castle was the stage of the Boshin war, one of the incident in Japanese history. Immortal castle that endured the fierce attack for a month, and that has sad stories of young samurai team(as know as Byakkotai).

City Culture Center Web

Accomodations

Introduce accommodation near the venue or Aizuwakamatsu station.

Hotel Takakoh(ホテルタカコー)

  • 〒965-0872 3-35, Higashisakaemachi, Aizuwakamatsu, Fukushima
  • Phone: +81-242-27-7117
  • Map

Ekimae Fuji Grand Hotel(駅前フジグランドホテル)

  • 〒965-0041 5-25, Ekimaemachi, Aizuwakamatsu, Fukushima
  • Phone: +81-242-24-1111
  • Map

Hotel New Palace(ニューパレス)

  • 〒965-0878 2-78, Nakamachi, Aizuwakamatsu Fukushima
  • Phone: +81-242-28-2804
  • Map

Century Hotel(センチュリーホテル)

  • 〒965-0034 8-30, Uwamachi, Aizuwakamatsu, Fukushima
  • Phone: +81-242-24-1900
  • Map

Public transport

Train

  • Asakusa station - (Tobu Kinugawa Line: 2 hrs) - Kinugawa Onsen station - (Yagan Railway & Aizu Railway: 2 hrs 10 mins) - Aizuwakamatsu station
  • Shinjuku station - (JR Kinugawa Line: 2 hrs) - Kinugawa Onsen station - (Yagan Railway & Aizu Railway: 2 hrs 10 mins) - Aizuwakamatsu station

Bullet Train

  • Narita International Airport/Haneda Airport - Tokyo station - (Tohoku Shinkansen: 1 hr 20 mins) - Koriyama station - (Ban-etsu West Line: 1 hr 10 mins) - Aizuwakamatsu station

Airtraval (From Regional Airports)

  • Fukushima Airport - (Transit bus: 40 mins) - Koriyama Station - (Ban-etsu West Line: 1 hr 10 mins) - Aizuwakamatsu Station
    Or Koriyama Station - (Highway bus: 1 hr 5 mins) - Aizuwakamatsu Station
  • Niigata Airport - (Transit bus: 30 mins) - Niigata Station - (Highway bus: 1 hr 50 mins) - Aizuwakamatsu Station
  • Sendai Airport - (Airport Railway & Tohoku Line: 17 mins) - Sendai Station, East Exit - (Highway bus: 2 hrs 25 mins) - Aizuwakamatsu Station

Last one mile

Using the tourist bus or a taxi from the Aizuwakamatsu staion to the venue.

Tourist bus

Please get on a tourist bus in front of the Aizuwakamatsu station called "Machinaka Shu-yu Bus(まちなか周遊バス)". Clockwise bus called "Akabe(あかべぇ)", Counterclockwise bus called "High Coller-san(ハイカラさん)", Get off at the bus stop in "Front of the cultural center(文化センター前)", It takes about 25 minutes even if you board either.

Taxi

From Aizuwakamatsu station taxi stand to Aizu-Wakamatsu City Culture Center(10 mins)

  • AizuTaxi(あいづタクシー) phone: +81-242-38-1234
  • WakamatsuTaxi(若松タクシー) phone: +81-242-26-6655