Kitakyūshū is a large city in Fukuoka prefecture on the island of , . Together with it is part of the Kanmon Straits area. In terms of area it is the largest city in Kyushu, though Fukuoka has the bigger population.
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Notable Places in the Area

in Kitakyushu, was built by Hosokawa Tadaoki in 1602. Photo: Historian, CC BY 2.5.

The Matsumoto Seicho Memorial Museum is a literature museum in Kitakyushu, . Photo: 663highland, CC BY 2.5.

Railway station
Station in Kita ward is the main railway station in Kitakyushu, Japan. Photo: JKT-c, CC BY 3.0.

is a football and rugby stadium located in Japan. is situated 1½ km northeast of Kitakyushu. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Kokurakita-ku is a ward of Kitakyūshū, , .

Kokuraminami-ku is a ward of Kitakyūshū, , . is situated 4 km south of Kitakyushu. Photo: Kugel, Public domain.

Tobata-ku is a ward of Kitakyūshū, , . It is the smallest ward of Kitakyūshū city at 16.66 km². is situated 4½ km west of Kitakyushu. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.


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