Kobe Travel Facilities
Hakogi Sennenya House
※It will be open to the public every Saturdays and Sundays from Oct. 27, 2018. It might be closed temporarily so please call at 078-581-1740 in advance before visiting. (Last update: November 7, 2018)
This residence of local ruling family with long history and remarkable look is built in Muromachi period (1336-1573). It is the oldest private residential building exists and is designated as Important Cultural Properties by the nation. If you look at the floor and doors shaved by hand axe with wooden texture still remained, you can feel its long history can be felt. You can take a look its history at the archive center, which is turned from a warehouse exhibiting actual farming equipments used at that time and a model of Hakogi's residence.
|Location||1-4 TsukaharaDounan Yamada-cho Kita-ku Kobe|
|Business hours||April 1 - October 31: 9:00 - 17:00 / November 1 - March 31: 9:00 - 16:00|
|Closed||26 Dec. - 4 Jan. (please contact for details)|