• Home
  • Explore
  • Takada Family House

Takada Family House

Walking along the channel that flows through Nagamachi, one comes to a crossroads called Yon-no-hashi (“Fourth Bridge”), where stands the surviving structure of the Takada Family House. Here, an original samurai residence has been restored and opened to the public so that visitors can peek into the inner life of a samurai of the Kaga domain (feudal-era Ishikawa, centered on Kanazawa).

The Takada family were samurai of middle rank or heishi. They lived in the area designated for those of their status. Today, the house occupies a plot of roughly 890 square meters, but once it exceeded 1400 square meters. The nagaya-mon (“longhouse gate”) of the residence has been restored, and inside are exhibits relating to the servants who worked in the samurai household.

The beautiful Japanese stroll garden has also been restored. At the center of the garden is a pond that draws its water from the canal, and Japanese red pine trees are artfully arranged around it. The garden’s grounds have been designed for a leisurely walk.

Information

Address
2-6-1 Naga-machi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa
Price
Free
Business Hours
9:30–17:00
Regular Holidays
Open 365 days a year
Parking
None

Kanazawa ”Yukitsuri" and "Komokake"

Map

Recommend

Discover More Attractions

Naga-machi Buke Yashiki Rest House
Naga-machi Buke Yashiki Rest House
more
Kanazawa City Ashigaru Museum
Kanazawa City Ashigaru Museum
more
Nomura Samurai Family Residence
Nomura Samurai Family Residence
more
Nagamachi Yuzenkan (Yuzen Silk Center)
Nagamachi Yuzenkan (Yuzen Silk Center)
more
Nagamachi District
Nagamachi District
more
Shinise Memorial Hall
Shinise Memorial Hall
more
Chuo Mishokugai
Chuo Mishokugai
more
Kanazawa Central Tourist Information Center
Kanazawa Central Tourist Information Center
more
Oyama Jinja Shrine
Oyama Jinja Shrine
more
Nishi Chaya District
Nishi Chaya District
more

Discover More Activities

Incredibly fun art of “mizuhiki”!
Incredibly fun art of “mizuhiki”!
more
Kanazawa Light-up Bus
Kanazawa Light-up Bus
more
【One day bus tour】Kanazawa Sta.~Tojinbo/Eiheiji/Maruoka…
【One day bus tour】Kanazawa Sta.~Tojinbo/Eiheiji/Maruoka…
more
1 Day trip from Kanazawa NOTO Peninsula - 能登(NOTO )…
1 Day trip from Kanazawa  NOTO Peninsula - 能登(NOTO )…
more
【One day bus tour】Kanazawa Sta.~Gokayama / Shirakawago …
【One day bus tour】Kanazawa Sta.~Gokayama / Shirakawago …
more
Gold leaf pasting experience
Gold leaf pasting experience
more
Mindfulness in Shukubo Shinsen (temple's accommodation)
Mindfulness in Shukubo Shinsen (temple's accommodation)
more
Enjoy Japanese Tea culture and Seasonal local food in Kan…
Enjoy Japanese Tea culture and  Seasonal local food in Kan…
more

You Might Also Like

Yuwaku Onsen
Yuwaku Onsen
more
Kenrokuen Garden
Kenrokuen Garden
more
Yachiya Sake Brewery
Yachiya Sake Brewery
more
Hotel Hinodeya
Hotel Hinodeya
more
To Top