Category: History

Ako gishi sai (Winter)SENGAKUJI 2017

Sengakuji is a small temple in Minato-ku, Tokyo, famous for its graveyard where the “47 Ronin” (also known as Akorooshi,…

English Sightseeing Tour in Bunkyo(Dec 3)

Bunkyo City is pleased to offer foreigners a walking tour, organized by Bunkyo English Volunteer Guides. Visiting Spots: 1. Bunkyo…

English Sightseeing Tour in Bunkyo(Nov 25)

Bunkyo City is pleased to offer foreigners a walking tour, organized by Bunkyo English Volunteer Guides. Visiting Spots: 1. University…

EDO⇔TOKYO 100

It is said that Utagawa Hiroshige began to work on scenery art in the 1830s, the work that was depicted…

Tsushima City Machiya stay & Temple experience

Tsushima city’s machiya stay and temple experience are scheduled to be open officially from year 2018. So your participation will…

Utagawa Hiroshige The Three Tokaido

Tōkaidō Ukiyo-e has become almost synonymous with Hiroshige that we commonly hear: “the first thing that comes to mind is…

UNKEI -the Great Master of Buddhist Sculpture- (Tokyo)

Unkei (運慶, around 1150–1223) was a Japanese sculptor of the Kei school, which flourished in the Kamakura period. He specialized…

Sannai-Maruyama site “Jomon JiyuKan”:Workshop

Workshop activities are hosted daily by the Sannai-Maruyama Ouen Tai (Sannai-Maruyama Support Group). Come drop by for a fun experience!…

Osaka Museum of Housing and Living

At the Museum of Housing and Living, take a walk through time and experience the history of Osaka, from ancient…

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