Overview

Aritomo Yamagata, former president of the Meiji period (Prime Minister, Chairman of the Privy Council, Army General), built this villa in 1907 (Meiji 40) at the age of 70. Kokian, which was built borrowing the landscape of Sagami Bay and Mount Hakone, is said to be a masterpiece of the modern Japanese garden along with Mejiro Chinzanso and Kyoto Murin-an. It is currently used as the Odawara Training Center of Aioi Hoken. ※Only garden is open

Detailed information

Address

827 Itabashi, Odawara City, Kanagawa

Access

7 minutes from Hakone Tozan Railway・Hakone-Itabashi Station

Business Hours

Every Sunday: 10:00~16:00 ※Confirmation necessary

Costs

100 yen

Photos

Matsunaga Memorial Hall
Western Area 1

Matsunaga Memorial Hall

The Hibuse (Fire Prevention) Festival at Ryogakuin, Mount Akihasan
Western Area 1

The Hibuse (Fire Prevention) Festival at Ryogakuin, Mount Akihasan

Denjou-ji Temple
Western Area 1

Denjou-ji Temple

Igami Shrine
Western Area 2

Igami Shrine