Glover Garden shows off an array of Western-style homes that once belonged to the area's foreign residents. The latter half of the 19th century saw the country's age of isolation ended, as trade reopened with Europe and North America. Explore the open-air museum and you'll see the luxurious mansions and residences of railroad tycoons, merchants, and other foreigners who once lived here. Don't miss the home of industrialist Andrew Glover--the building blends Japanese and Western architecture and offers a sweeping view of the city harbor. To visit Glover Garden and get the most from your holiday in Nagasaki, create itinerary details personal to you using our Nagasaki trip maker .
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近代長崎の発展に貢献した方々の邸宅を中心に、多くの歴史ある建物が保存されています。広い敷地ですので、散歩がてら観光するのにちょうどいいです。どの建物も綺麗に保存されていて、解説も豊富です。それぞれの建物を見るだけでも十分楽しめますが、家主の経歴などを見るとより楽しめると思います。第２ゲートから散策を始めると坂を降りていく形で見れるので歩きやすいと思います。 more »Many historical buildings are preserved around the mansions of people who contributed to the development of modern Nagasaki. Because it is a large site, it is just right for a walk and sightseeing. All the buildings are beautifully preserved and there are plenty of commentary. You can enjoy just looking at each building, but if you look at the landlord's background, you'll enjoy it more. I think that it is easy to walk because i can see it in the form which goes down the hill when i start a walk from the second gate.
For those of you who don't know, Glover Garden is an open air museum in Nagasaki that exhibits mansions of several of the city's former foreign residents and related buildings. It is located on the hi... more »
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