Classic Houses and Buildings

MustLoveJapan covers many parks, gardens or museums which have great corrections of Japanese traditional houses. If you are interested in the history, architecture or culture of Japan, check out those traditional houses and buildings. It gives you the great image of how Japanese life was used to be.

Sankeien Garden


Yokohama Sankeien (三溪園) is a garden presenting Japanese beauty and where you will meet elegance of four seasons and historic charm. Sankeien is a traditional and typical Japanese- style garden designed and landscaped by Sankei Hara. He preserved old building of historic importance from place such as Kyoto and Kamakura, removed them in this garden. In the garden, 17 old buildings of high historic value are skillfully arranged in harmony with the seasonal changes of the natural scenery.

Tourist Info.
Entrance fee: 500 yen, 200 yen for kids, and 300 yen seniors.
Open 9:00 to 17:00 (close the gate at 16:30)

0. at Yokohama Station
1. use City bus (35 min.)