Honjin is hotel where daimyo stays at when we make a round trip to Edo and fief while doing daimyo's procession in occasion of daimyo's alternate-year residence in Tokyo in the Edo era.
Small Harajuku Honjin is magnificent building of pure Japanese style with the entrance difficult to approach with family crest with the only building which Kanagawa throughout the prefecture 26 houses are Honjin which there was, and exists. On February 13, 1996, we were appointed to prefecture important cultural property.
In the building generation of current building, it is not sure, but it seems that it passes for approximately 200 years.
|The location||Midori-ku, Sagamihara-shi Ohara 698-1|
|Homepage||Sagamiko tourist association homepage (external link)|
|Charge||Free of charge|
|Closed days||It is year-end and New Year on Monday (weekdays when are latest afterward in the case of holiday)|
|Business hours||From 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (as for the admission until 3:30 p.m.)|
|(1) It is a 20-minute walk from JR Chuo Main Line "Sagamiko Station".|
(2) It is bus (lake 28 system) for "three trees" (via Katsura bridge), "Ohara" getting off, a 2-minute walk from JR Chuo Main Line "Sagamiko Station".
We display small Harajuku Honjin on bigger map