Honjin-kyu Site (Former official inn)

Shonan Area 15m

Overview

Honjin was a high-class inn set up in each post town (shukuba-machi) on the Tokaido Road during the Edo period; daimyo on the way to and from Edo (Tokyo) as well as court nobles (kuge) and shogunate officials stayed there. Hiratsuka-shuku Honjin had 20 rooms on a floor space of 538㎡ (163-tsubo) with a gate, entrance, and jodan-no-ma (raised floor).

Detailed information

Address

2-31-9, Hiratsuka City, Hiratsuka City, Kanagawa

Access

JR Hiratsuka Station (on the JR Tokaido Line)

Photos

Kousatsu-jo Site (Old bulletin board)
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Kousatsu-jo Site (Old bulletin board)

Waki Honjin Site (Sub official inn)
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Waki Honjin Site (Sub official inn)

Mound (tsuka) of Hiratsuka
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Mound (tsuka) of Hiratsuka

Kyogata Mitsuke Sentry Station Site
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Kyogata Mitsuke Sentry Station Site