The State of Washington and Hyogo Prefecture celebrate the 55th Anniversary of their sister-state relationship in 2018. 



In compliance with Governor Inslee's official proclamation in response to Covid-19, the Hyogo Business & Cultural Center's staff will continue to operate with limited in-office hours until further notice. During this time, the office will continue most of its operations from home, Monday to Friday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.


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The Hyogo Business & Cultural Center 

Tel: (206) 728-0610


1001 4th Ave, Suite 4310

Seattle, WA 98154

(Safeco Plaza, on the 43rd floor)



OFFICE HOURS (Monday to Friday):

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM,
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

* In accordance with the Washington State Department of Health's response to COVID-19, the Hyogo Business & Cultural Center will be operating with limited staff capacity from Monday to Friday.

Any updates or changes which may occur with our office operation procedures will be posted at that time.
Thank you. Stay safe and healthy!

The Hyogo Business & Cultural Center

Office Holiday Schedule for 2021 (Closed on Saturdays and Sundays.)

January            1       (Friday) New Year's Day
January            18     (Monday) Martin Luther King Jr. Day
February          15     (Monday) President's Day
May                 31     (Monday) Memorial Day
July                  5       (Monday) Independence Day break
September      6        (Monday) Labor Day
November       11     (Thursday) Veterans Day
November       25     (Thursday) Thanksgiving Day
November       26     (Friday) Native American Heritage Day
December       24     (Friday) Christmas Eve
December       25     (Friday) Christmas Day
December       29     (Wednesday) Year-End Holiday
December       30     (Thursday) Year-End Holiday
December       31     (Friday)Thursday Year-End Holiday