Aizu Samurai Residences (Aizu Buke-yashiki)

Travel Guide - Aizu Samurai Residences (Aizu Buke-yashiki)


Aizu Buke-yashiki shows what the Samurai lifestyle used to be like in the medieval times.
It is a reconstruction of Saigo family's residence, a chief retainer of Aizu.
In addition to the large residence with 38 rooms, there are a rice mill, an encampment, a tea-ceremony house, and history museums on the premises.
The facility also has a shop and a restaurant that offers the local products and dishes in Aizu.

Opening Hours

  • 8:30 - 17:00 (April - November)
  • 9:00 - 16:30 (December - March)


  • No closing days

Access / Public Transport

  • 15 minutes from JR Aizu-Wakamatsu Station by Haikara-san bus. Get off at Aizu-Bukeyashiki-mae Bus stop.

Address / Location

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