Nomura Samurai Residence (武家屋敷跡 野村家)
A collection of buildings which once served as the residence of the Nomura samurai family during the era of Japan’s feudal domains. This popular tourist destination is located in Kanazawa, Ishikawa. Walking the stone paving and earthen walled alleys of the site, you’ll be able to get a taste of the life a samurai and his lady wife lived during the Edo period. The Nomura family served as regional administrators for generations; today, their home is open to the general public, and visitors can view fusuma screen paintings by the Kano school painter Sasaki Senkei, the interiors of buildings with glass and paper screen doors, tea rooms, and the family garden. Visited by great numbers of tourists from overseas as well, the residence is an internationally renowned sightseeing spot.
Ishikawa Pref. Kanazawashi Nagamachi 1-3-32 (KanazawaArea)
Review of Nomura Family Samurai HouseTripAdvisor Traveler Rating
- [Apr.-Sep.]8:30-17:30(Latest entry17:00)
- 12/26, 12/27, 1/1, 1/2
- [Admission fee]
[High school student] 400yen
[Elementary and Junior High School Students] 250yen
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- Temporary suspension of operations:Closed until May 31, 2020 (Information as of May 18, 2020)
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- Estimated stay time
- 0-30 minutes
- Infant friendly
Information Sources: NAVITIME JAPAN
- On foot aboutminutes
- about m
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Nearby Tourist Attractions
Long, thin Ishikawa prefecture runs along the Sea of Japan up into Noto Peninsula. Highlights of the seaside towns lining the west coast include Kanazawa, often described as a "Little Kyoto" thanks to its old wooden tea houses and geisha culture as well as its picturesque Japanese garden, Kenroku-en.