Daikanyama is a town known for cafes and shopping.
There are some facilities you can feel the “Japan” in such Daikanyama.
Kyu Asakura House [Important Cultural Property]
Kyu Asakura House(Former Residence of the Asakura Family)was built in 1919 by Torajiro Asakura.
It survived the Great Kanto Earthquake and the World War2.
In house and garden, You can feel the “Taisho Roman”.
You can stroll through the Japanese garden.
The shadow of the leaves of the trees reflected in the garden stone was beautiful.
To the house inside
You can see the garden, such as a painting from inside the room.
If you traced the sign of “猿楽神社(Sarugaku shrine)→” from the old Asakura family house, you can get there.
It was a shrine whose necessary elements are together in a compact.
Access to Kyu Asakura House
・A five-minute walk from Daikanyama Station on the Tokyu Toyoko Line
・A five-minute walk from Daikanyama Eki bus stop on the Yuyake Koyake Route of the Hachiko Bus
・A three-minute walk from HILLSIDE TERRACE bus stop of the Tokyu Transsés