Old samurai residence in Sakura City

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Samurai warriors of the Sakura liege lord, who controlled what is now Sakura City, actually lived in these three residences that still remain today: Kawara-ke, Tajima-ke, Takei-ke. A prior reservation can get you a full tour in English, and nearby is the bamboo forest path (Hiyodori-zaka) which the warriors regularly used.

Kawara-ke: 57 Miyakoujimachi, Sakura City
Tajima-ke: 61 Miyakoujimachi, Sakura City
Takei-ke: 60 Miyakoujimachi, Sakura City

(A 15-minute walk from JR Sakura Station)


  • Handicap parking
  • Handicap toilet
  • Ostomate restroom
  • Wheelchair ramp