Facilities & Locations
The Site of Zozan Sakuma’s Birth Home Nagano Prefecture Historic Site
The Site of Zozan Sakuma’s Birth Home
- 5 min
The birthplace of Matsushiro retainer Zozan Sakuma. A trailblazer at the end of Edo period, he supported the opening of the country while defending its coasts around the middle of the 19th century. It is said that there was a main building, storehouses, and martial arts training area in his former residence, and the well remains as it was in those days.
Highlights of The Site of Zozan Sakuma’s Birth Home
1531 Matsushiro, Matsushiro-machi, Nagano
- Free access (24hr)
- Generally open year-round
Access ・ Parking lot
- Public transportation
- Bus: 30 min from Nagano Station’s Zenkoji exit.
Board the Alpico Bus (No. 30) bound for Matsushiro at boarding point #3.
Get off at the Hachijuni Ginko bus stop and walk 3 min.
- Private vehicle
- 10 min from the Nagano Interchange
- Zozan Shrine Parking :
Lot: 5 regular vehicles
Zozan East Parking Lot (5 min walk to the En’utei)
Lot: 7 large-size buses and around 7 regular vehicles
- Multipurpose toilet