Facilities & Locations

Jozan Yamadera’s Historic Residence

Jozan Yamadera’s Historic Residence Cultural Heritage and Memorial Museum

Stroll through a garden that incorporates the symbol of Matsushiro, the small mountain Zozan, into its scenery.

  • 20 min
  • Free
  • Closed

This was the residence of Jozan Yamadera, a retainer of the Matsushiro domain.
The large gate built around the middle of the 19th century and the garden with a pond fed by the Sensui Waterway are two notable features.
The overall width of the gate is approximately 22 m, and it is the largest remaining gate in Matsushiro. Along with the waterway, it Is one of the most beautiful, scenic spots in the castle town.

Highlights of Jozan Yamadera’s Historic Residence

Front Gate

Front Gate

View the Gate and the Study from the Garden

View the Gate and the Study from the Garden

Jozan Yamadera

Jozan Yamadera

Resting Place

Resting Place

Location・Opening Hours・InquiriesInquiry

Location
〒381-1231
1493-1 Matsushiro, Matsushiro-machi, Nagano
Inquiries
TEL:0120-691-792
Hours
9:00–17:00 (Last entry 16:30)
Closed
Generally open year-round

Admission fee

FREE

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 10 min.
Private vehicle
10 min from the Nagano Interchange
Parking
Zozan East Parking
(5 min walk to the south of the Zozan Memorial Museum)
Lot: 7 large-size buses and around 7 regular vehicles
Accessibility
Multipurpose toilet