Samurai AKITA - Tazawako Kakunodate TRAVEL GUIDE

Tradition/Culture

Kakunodate
Kakunodate

Samurai residences only of Kakunodate, continues to live a direct descendant family, lore about the samurai

Ishiguroke

石黒家(いしぐろけ)

Among the samurai residence of Akita Kakunodate is the only, direct descendant family we continue to live in the main house. Since it has continued to use as a residence, a public area is about half of the entire mansion. However, here one house only, at any time, up to the room, it is possible to tour the inside of the samurai residences specific. In addition, at any time from the staff, for such a feature of this house, it is possible that I am listening to the guide explained verbally, is popular and easy to understand for the samurai of Kakunodate.

In addition, the guide description of the interior of the room, at about 5 to 10 minutes are carried out from time to time, the rate is separately included in the admission fee unnecessary. It can also be carried out more than one person at the same time as long as the reach of the voice in one person. To your people, for the samurai residences of Kakunodate even a little, we have served all the staff as you for your understanding.

The guide explained, for the customers (you have of the deaf) hard to hear the voice, it is also possible to perform while pointing those who wrote to the paper (the flip board). In addition, for customers who are visiting Japan from overseas, it can also is a poor but to guide described in English.

Since Toke is the old Japanese house, or there is a threshold of about height 15 ~ 20cm, you or there is Agarikamachi. The higher the walking difficult customers do not go up in the room, I apologize very much inconvenience, but it is possible to the guide described with seeing a photograph of the interior of the state in the dirt floor portion. Please note.

Modern up, we have gotten a look at samurai mansion was built in the Edo era that continue to use descendants family. Main house, in existence in Kakunodate, it is said to be the oldest. Meiji era or later, or put a glass window, there is a place that is or covered with concrete to dirt floor. So, glass windows, there is a place for old handmade glass is used.

Not only visit the main building of the building itself, as this armor armor class have been bereaved for generations in the house, ancient documents (dismantling including Shinsho related documents) - Snow Country of life tools, such as a permanent exhibit, you can see. Other as seasonal exhibition, decorate the dolls, dolls, kimono.

Spring weeping cherry tree

Samurai residences group of Kakunodate for a long time, because I did not have to meet Fortunately major disaster, in other areas, you can feel the old-fashioned town that can not be seen so much. It also said that one of the rare charm that lined a number of giant trees of the old 100 to 300 years class in residence of the town.

Summer Kusuriimon

Streets of Kakunodate remaining lot of nature, is a place where you can feel very the transition of the four seasons. Cherry blossoms in spring, summer, dark green, fall foliage, winter, you can enjoy the quaint scenery in each and snow. And the festival as a cultural event has also been continued, the day of the festival, you can feel the day unique atmosphere.

Fall autumn leaves

Public time is 9:00 to 17:00 and then but we have, if you can contact us in advance, as far as possible, more or less, you can also extend the public time. Please consult directly to Toke. In addition, from spring to autumn period, or somewhat earlier opening hours, in the off-season, such as during winter, it may hasten the closing time somewhat. Please contact Toke.

Winter snow

In addition, closed day except in the case of extraordinary is not, we have published seven days a week. Contact is the phone number 0187-55-1496. If you have any any questions, please contact us. In addition, if you would like to purchase an admission ticket in the organization (s name together with), Please note that if you would like to admission, I hope you'll let us know in advance.

Detailed Information

Street address
〒 014-0331 Akita Prefecture Semboku City Kakunodate Omotemachishimocho 1
Street address(Japanese)
〒 014-0331 秋田県仙北市角館町表町下丁1
TEL
0187-55-1496
Regular holiday
No (year round)
Price range

Individual adult 400 yen, (more than 20 people) Children 200 yen organization 300 yen for adults, children 150 yen

People with disabilities notebook presented adult 350 yen, you can admission to 150 yen dwarf.

Souvenir ¥ 200 ~ ¥ 1000

Parking Lot
None
Home Page
http://www.hana.or.jp/~bukeishi/
Getting Around

JR / Akita inland running through鐡道Kakunodate about a 25-minute walk from the Kakunodate station, in the car (such as a taxi), about 5 minutes, a distance of about 2 km

Street address〒 014-0331 Akita Prefecture Semboku City Kakunodate Omotemachishimocho 1
Street address(Japanese)〒 014-0331 秋田県仙北市角館町表町下丁1
TEL0187-55-1496
Regular holidayNo (year round)
Price range

Individual adult 400 yen, (more than 20 people) Children 200 yen organization 300 yen for adults, children 150 yen

People with disabilities notebook presented adult 350 yen, you can admission to 150 yen dwarf.

Souvenir ¥ 200 ~ ¥ 1000

Parking LotNone
Home Pagehttp://www.hana.or.jp/~bukeishi/
Getting Around

JR / Akita inland running through鐡道Kakunodate about a 25-minute walk from the Kakunodate station, in the car (such as a taxi), about 5 minutes, a distance of about 2 km