Endo House

Travel Information

Endo House (旧遠藤家住宅) is one of the traditional farmers house located in Yamagata prefecture. It was constructed in late Edo period (18th century) and has typical feature of Kabuto Style Multi Layered House. There are many craft works, traditional tools for farming are displayed that you can feel the life of Edo period.

Tourist Info.
There are parking and restroom.
Admission: 300 Yen for adult, 200 yen for under high school. There is group discount.
Time: 9:00 to 17:00

0. at Sakata Station.
1. use JR Uetsu Line to Tsuruoka.
2. use local bus to Tamugimata
3. walk.

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Map around Endo House

Detailed Travel Guide

Endo House

Endo House is one of traditional house located in Tamugimata, Yamagata prefecture. Tamugimata is the village that developed as the postal town between Shonai and inland.

This house was constructed in late Edo period, and has typical Kabuto Style Multi layered House. This style of the house is very unique in Japan.

1F is for the house owners and family.
2F is for the servants and storage.
3F is for breeding silkwarms.

Tamugimata is located in narrow valley with heavy snow. Therefore, all the fanctions are built in one house.