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Neighborhood Map

Neighborhood Map

The neighborhood offers lots of inspiring scenery, everything from
historical sites to seasonal specialties.Area Map

Address and Contact Information
Kiyamachi Nijo Minami, Nakagyo-ku,
Kyoto
604-0921, Japan
Tel: +81-75-255-0980
Fax: +81-75-255-0985
Directions
By City Bus:
About a 3-minute walk from Kyoto
Shiyakusho-mae bus stop
By Tozai Line Subway:
About a 3-minute walk from Kyoto
Shiyakusho-mae station, Exit 2
By Keihan Line Train:
About a 7-minute walk from Sanjo
station Please note that the Memorial
Hall does
not provide public parking.

Things to see near the Memorial Hall

  • Takasegawa Ichino-Funairi

    This was a busy transportation hub from the Edo period to the middle of the Taisho period. Here, Takase boats came and went, distributing supplies. Some of the atmosphere of those days is still preserved at this historical site.

  • Takasegawa Ichino-Funairi
  • Takase River

    The poetry of weeping willows gently blowing in the breeze along the Takase River was made famous in "Takase Bune," a novel by Ogai Mori.

  • Takase River
  • Kiyamachi-Nijo Area

    This block was central to industrial promotion at the time, and was a birthplace of modern scientific technology in Japan.

  • Kiyamachi-Nijo Area
  • Kamo River

    The Kamo River flows through the city of Kyoto, watching over its history to this day. Its riverbanks are popular with local residents as places of rest and relaxation. The Takase River mentioned above gets its supply of water from the Kamo River.

  • Kamo River
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