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Nishinomiya House (あきた角館西宮家)

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Historical Monument

The Nishinomiya Family were retainers for the Satake clan that moved to Akita at the beginning of the Edo period. This residence, which was built in the most prosperous period for the land owner from the Meiji to Taisho periods, comprises five storehouses and one main building. The main building exhibits old documents and artefacts. Visitors can enjoy tea and sweets in the charming Japanese sweet café. The garden is also beautiful and you can see its different seasonal faces such as the cherry blossoms in the spring and the colorful kaki fruit in the autumn.

place

Akita Pref. Sembokushi Kakunodatemachitamachikamichou 11-1 (Lake Tazawa / Kakunodate / OmagariArea)

phone 0187522438
place

10:00-17:00

Review of Nishinomiyake

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2019/11/08 GREAT TATSE OF EVERYDAY LIFE
When visiting Kakunodate most concentrate on the samurai houses this is on the other end of town giving a view of the merchant class.
Reviewed:2018/06/01 This is a group of main building and five warehouses apart from each other, transformed to gift shops and restaurants.
The merchant area is called Tomachi (outer town) located immediately south of the samurai residence area. We noticed that the roads were narrower than the samurai area and that although there were...
Reviewed:2015/12/18 Back in Time
If you wanna see Japan History and enjoy some tea or delicious food in an extraordinary spot, you should visit this beautiful and amazing place.
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Address
Akita Pref. Sembokushi Kakunodatemachitamachikamichou 11-1 [map]
Area
Lake Tazawa / Kakunodate / OmagariArea
Phone
0187522438
Hours
10:00-17:00
Closed
open everyday

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

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          Famed for its sake and samurai, Akita prefecture offers quintessential Japanese culture in a non-touristy setting. Alongside the celebrated rice paddies and historical sites of the region lies dramatic natural scenery in the form of the rugged coastline of the Oga Peninsula and the Dakigaeri Gorge, best visited in autumn, when the leaves begin to change color.