The Last Remaining Home of an Edo Period Governor
The Takayama Jinya was home and office to the regional governor of the area during the Edo Period and was designated a national treasure in 1929 and was in use until 1969. It was restored to its Edo period condition in 1996.
|Address||1-5 Hachiken, Takayama, Gifu Prefecture 506-0012|
Route 1 JR Limited Express Wide View Hida (platform 11) from Nagoya station to Takayama. (2h and 40 m) At Takayama Station, take Norikuraguchi (east) exit and go to Nouhi Bus Center. Take Machinami Bus(counterclockwise) from Takayama Nouhi Bus Center to Takayama Historical Government House. (8m)
Route 2 Take Highway bus (Nouhi, Meitetsu, or JR) at Meitetsu Bus Center (3F, platform 7) to Takayama. (2h and 30m). Go to Nouhi Bus Center after taking Norikuraguchi (east) exit at Takayama station. Take Machinami Bus (counterclockwise) from Takayama Nouhi Bus Center to Takayama Historical Government House. (8m) *You can walk to Takayama Historical Government House (15m) after taking Norikuraguchi (east) exit at Takayama station.
March to October 8:45am-5:00pm August 8:45am-6:00pm November to February 8:45am -4:30pm
Closed December 29, 31 and January 1
|Credit card payment||
Credit cards not accepted
English English tours available until 2 hours before closing time Call ahead Possibly unvailable depending on circumstances
Adults ¥430 Highschool and younger: Free
|Average visit length||About 30 minutes -1 hours|
|Websites||Official Sitehttp://www.pref.gifu.lg.jp/foreign-languages/English/tourism/takayama/ HIDA TAKAYAMA Tourlst Informationhttp://www.hida.jp/english/touristattractions/takayamacity/historyandculture/4000155.html|