Gojoban Yashiki

Travel Guide - Gojoban Yashiki


Matsusaka Castle, constructed in 1588, is now a park in which the stone walls remain.
Ajacent to the castle are nineteen houses in which the families of the castle guards resided.
Encircled by fences and stone pavement, the residences radiate an elegant, historic air.
Some of the original families still live in these houses today, but one house is open to the public.

Opening Hours

  • 10:00 – 16:00


  • Mondays (or the following day when it falls on a national holiday)
  • Year-end and New Year's holidays

Access / Public Transport

  • 15 minutes walk from Matsusaka Station on the JR lines or Kintetsu Yamada Line

Address / Location

* Please click each address to show the location.
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Shiela Laudencia @aboutshiela - 2019-01-17
Gojoban Yashiki in Matsusaka, Mie.

Also known as 'Castle Guardsman House', row of houses (Kumiyashiki) where 'Kyu… https://t.co/FGVNSSECfe