The State of Washington and Hyogo Prefecture celebrate the 50th Anniversary of their sister-state relationship. 


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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)



Changes in Hyogo Business & Cultural Center office operation in response to COVID-19.


In accordance with the statewide stay-at-home order, the Hyogo Business & Cultural Center will be operating outside of the office from March 25th until April 8th.

From then, work will be done in the office only on Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Because we will be unable to answer phone calls outside of those days, please direct any questions you may have to office at hyogobcc.org.


Any updates or changes which may occur in this regard will be posted at that time.

Thank you. Stay safe and healthy!



The Hyogo Business & Cultural Center

Office Holiday Schedule for 2020 (Closed on Saturdays and Sundays.)


January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day
January 2 Thursday New Year's Holiday
January 3 Friday New Year's Holiday
January 20 Monday Martin Luther King Jr Day
February 17 Monday President's Day
May 25 Monday Memorial Day
July 3 Friday Independence Day
September 7 Monday Labor Day
November 11 Wednesday Veterans Day
November 26 Thursday Thanksgiving Day
November 27 Friday Day after Thanksgiving
December 24 Thursday Christmas Eve
December 25 Friday Christmas Day
December 29 Tuesday Year End Holiday
December 30 Wednesday Year End Holiday
December 31 Thursday Year End Holiday



January 1 Friday New Year's Day
January 2 Saturday New Year's Holiday
January 3 Sunday New Year's Holiday
January 18 Monday Martin Luther King Jr Day
February 15 Monday President's Day