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Former Kawashima Residence

Travel Guide - Former Kawashima Residence


Kawashima Family was an officer of the magistrate's office and the house was originally built in the early 1,800. This is the only former Samurai residence in the Samurai Residential Preservation District open to the public after its restoration in 1991. The property is surrounded by a high fence and gate, with a garden facing onto the street and the main house at the rear.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:00 - 16:30


  • Year-end and New Year's holidays

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 200 yen (General, Adult)
  • 100 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 26 minutes from JR Oda-shi Station by Kawamoto Line or Omori / Oya Line bus. Get off at Omori Daikansyo-ato Bus stop.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 118-1, Omoricho, Oda-shi, Shimane, 694-0305


Joao Maia @littleguy_jm - 2020-07-15
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Joao Maia @littleguy_jm - 2020-07-13
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Joao Maia @littleguy_jm - 2020-07-10
Mr Kenji Kakita chooses a hot poker to make the holes for the eyes in one of his masks. To know more, check out the… https://t.co/YLoW9roeYn
Joao Maia @littleguy_jm - 2020-07-08
The clay mold used to make the paper mask of Ebisu, one of the characters of Iwami Kagura. To know more, check out… https://t.co/2mN55FjVnV


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