Former Yokota Family Residence

Travel Guide - Former Yokota Family Residence

Information

The building is the residence of Yokota Family, a middle-class Samurai who served as the county magistrate of the Matsushiro Domain.
It is said that the building was constructed in the early 1800s.
The typical Samurai residence in Matsushiro was designated as a national important cultural property in 1986 and has been open to the public since 1992.
You can feel the Samurai's life in the Edo Period (1603 - 1868), and the old-fashioned thatched roof and seasonal flowers that bloom in the garden will soothe your soul.

Opening Hours

  • 9:00 - 17:00 *admission until 30 minutes before closing

Closed

  • December 29 - January 3

Access / Public Transport

  • 30 minutes from JR Nagano Station by the bus bound for Matsushiro. Get off at 82 Ginko-mae Bus Stop.

Address / Location

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