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Enjoy Historical Buildings and Shopping in Yamato

Central Area Half day 6

At Josenji temple, built in 1588 and loved as a temple of flowers, seasonal flowers can be enjoyed year-round. Designated as an important cultural property by the city, “Yamato City Furusato Hall” where the moya (building core), and dozo (storehouses) of the former Ogura family residence have been reconstructed, is the only merchant family structure from the time of shukuba, (post stations during the Edo period) and in Kanagawa Prefecture the precious buildings are a rarely seen piece of Edo-era architecture.

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Josenji

Central Area 1h

Fondly known as “the temple of flowers” and “the temple of the kappa (a mystical water-dwelling creature),” Jousenji is home to flowers that bloom splendidly...

Kottouichi Yamato Station Promenade

Central Area 1h

The flea market is just outside the ticket gate. About 300 shops await you. The shops come from all over the country and have the treasures you are searching for...

Yamato City Shimotsuruma Furusatokan

Central Area 30m

At Shimotsuruma Furusato Hall, the main building and storehouse of the old Ogura family residence, designated by the city as important cultural property, have been...

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