Former Nishitagawa-gun government office

Former Nishitagawa-gun government office きゅうにしたがわぐんやくしょ
Building where the Emperor Meiji was used as temporary palace
Venerable building where it was built in 1881 (Meiji 14), and the Emperor Meiji became the lodgings in occasion of Tohoku Imperial tour.
Was appointed to important cultural property of country in 1969 (Showa 44), and it was removed and rebuilt in 1972 (Showa 47) to Chido Museum.
The first floor displays archeology document and displays brothers city, Kagoshima and document of Shonai.
In the second floor, gas tower and document about the Westernization including jinrikisha are displayed as Meiji culture reference library. Can remember Rokumei-kan period when took in style that was prevalent in the times in the initial Renaissance of the 17th century when stairs are called fishing stairs; become interesting.
  • Name Former Nishitagawa-gun government office
  • Location 10-18, Kachushinmachi, Tsuruoka-shi (the Chido Museum)
  • Phone number 0235-22-1199
  • Business Hours (from March to November) 9:00-17:00
    (from December to February) 9:00-16:30
  • Closed on December 28 – January 4
    From December to February are every Wednesday
  • Admission (Individual Visitors) General 800 yen, student 400 yen, true 300 yen in the small
    In addition, there is group discount.
    For more details, please confirm in Official Website.
  • Access Getting off before Chido Museum is immediate from Tsuruoka Station for Yunohama Onsen area bus ten minutes
    From Tsuruoka Interchange of Yamagata Expressway: 10 min by car
    From Tsuruoka-Nishi Interchange of Nihonkai Tohoku Expressway: 15 min by car
  • Parking lot 30 Ltd. (free)
    Public facilities parking lot of neighborhood is available, too.
  • Contact information Chido Museum
  • URL
  • Remarks Designated Date:: * 44.12.18
    Number of Designation: One
    Building and form: Wooden construction, building area 264.4m² 2 stories, the left and the right flanks 1 story, the entrance prominence, crosspiece tile-roofing, with central part penthouse
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[Last updated] July 24, 2019
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