Free English Guide available. Every Thursday from 2pm-4pm. 每个星期五在这里有免费中文导游。13点~16点。

Please look, feel, experience "Naramachi". We hope to create close relationship with the foreign visitors by introducing tradittional Japanese lifestyle.

Take a look at traditional architecture

Nigiwai-No-Ie is a traditional trademen’s house, built in 1917. You will find the subtleness of the quaint architecture, and be able to make yourself relaxed in a Japanese style room.

Feel 24 seasons in Japan

Please see the event of Japan’s original season and the fine technique, fitting Nijyushisekki(Solar term). Would you please enjoy the event come from Nijyushisekki. Always we prepare the decoration about Nijyushisekki.

Experience tradittional lifestyle

The house is full of cultural details of daily life made by the long history and Japanese nature. You will notice the rich ideas to enjoy the seasonal nature, what is forgotten in modern daily life

Solar term - Nijyushisekki

24 seasons in Japanese old calendar

Please see the event of Japan's original season and the fine technique, fitting Nijyushisekki(Solar term). Nijyushisekki(Solar term) are calendars to understand a season in lunar-solar calendar finely. This dividend one year into 24 parts based on the movements of sun. It is got close now in the spring equinox or the autumnal equinox. It was the important aim in agriculture and the living in old days.

24 concept

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Risshun

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Usui

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Keichitsu

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Shunbun

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Seimei

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Kokuu

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Rikka

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Shoman

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Boshu

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Geshi

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shōsho

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Taisho

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Risshu

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ShoSho

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Hakuro

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Shubun

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Kanro

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Soukou

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Rittou

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shosetsu

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Taisetsu

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Touji

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Shokan

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Daikan