Other Historic Site/Building Spots in Ibaraki Area

  • Daigo Jizo
    Travel / Tourism
    Ibaraki Kuji-gun Daigomachi Ikeda
    This is located near the Okukuji Daigo Roadside Station in Tsukuba City. At 9. 62 meters, it is the largest such statue in Japan. The Daiko Jizo Image Festival is held every year on August 14th, where participants can see floating lanterns in memory of those who perished in water-related accidents and an exhibition of fireworks.
  • Tsukahara Bokuden Bronze Statue
    Travel / Tourism
    Ibaraki Kashima-shi Miyashita 2-11-1
    This bronze statue is located inside Shikatsume Park, in 2-chome, Miyashita, Kashima City. It was erected in commemoration of the 500anniversary of the swordsman, Tsukahara Bokuden, who was born in Kashima, in the Hitachi Province (now known as Kashima City), and played an important part during the Warring States period. There is also a monument to Kashima Jingu, one of the top 100 scenic spots of Kashima.
  • Isohara Marionette Clock
    Travel / Tourism
    Ibaraki Kitaibaraki-shi Isoharacho Honcho
    A clock tower at the east exit of Isohara Station in Isohara, Isohara-cho, Kitaibaraki City. Modeled after the Izura Rokkakudo of the city's Otsu-cho, it plays three children's songs with lyrics written by the locally born poet Noguchi Ujo: Shabondama (Soap Bubbles), Nanatsunoko (Seven Little Babies), and Aoime-no-Ningyo (Blue-Eyed Doll). It plays the songs seven times a day, at 9a. m., 12 p. m., 2 p. m., 4 p. m., 5 p. m., 6 p. m., and 7 p. m.
  • Minamikoya Historic Site Park
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Ibaraki Hitachi-shi Minamikoyacho 1-chome
  • Hotokegahamashiseki
    Travel / Tourism
    Ibaraki Pref. Hitachishi Tajirichou 4-chome
  • Hyakkannon Nature Park
    Travel / Tourism
    Ibaraki Hitachiomiya-shi Nakatomicho 3135-6
  • Mamiyarinzonohaka
    Travel / Tourism
    Ibaraki Pref. Tsukubamiraishi Kamihirayanagi 5
  • Kokushi Hirasawa Kangaiseki
    Travel / Tourism
    Ibaraki Pref. Tsukubashi Hirasawa 353
  • Maruyama Ancienct Burial Mound
    Travel / Tourism
    Ibaraki Ishioka-shi
  • Sakura Higashi Ondori Former Residence
    Travel / Tourism
    Ibaraki Ishioka-shi
  • Kokubunji Temple Ato
    Travel / Tourism
    Ibaraki Ishioka-shi Fuchu 5-chome
  • Takarazuka Ancienct Burial Mound
    Travel / Tourism
    Ibaraki Higashiibaraki-gun Ibarakimachi Noso
  • Former Kodo
    Travel / Tourism
    Ibaraki Mito-shi Sannomaru 1-chome
  • Tenryuin Temple
    Travel / Tourism
    Ibaraki Hitachiota-shi
  • Rokkakudo
    Travel / Tourism
    Ibaraki Kitaibaraki-shi Otsucho

Ibaraki Areas

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Just a stone's throw from Tokyo, Ibaraki is a coastal prefecture that has mastered juxtapositions, where old shrines meet new scientific discoveries and traditional gardens are frequented by the inventors of some of the newest technology. Head to Mito City's Kairakuen - one of Japan's Three Great Gardens - in spring to experience the cellestial blooming of fantastic cherry blossoms at the annual sakura festival.

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