Okitsu Zagyoso, Shizuoka

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  • Rebuilt the villa of Saionji Public View. It is a two-story wooden building, and it used to be a sandy beach near the stone wall of the garden. Both the sandy beach and the dock are reclaimed, and the surrounding area is a residential area.
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  • This holiday home is a view of The Duke of Saionji Temple. From these buildings, you can see how kozu used to be a big post town.
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  • Saionji Kinmochi/西園寺公望 (1849~1940) was a prominent diplomat for Japan especially in France who witnessed the passage of japan from feudalism to modern times. He was born in October 1849 as the second son of Tokudaiji Kinito, the Minister of the Right. One of Japan’s modern elder statesmen, he live d a long life spanning the Meiji, Taisho and Showa periods as a liberal politician until the age of 91 when he passed away in November 1940. Zagyo-So named by Viscount Chifuyu, was built facing the scenic Kiyomi lagoon in 1919 when Saionji was 70 years old as a place to lead a quiet life in his later years. Times change and on March 18th, 1971, Zagyo-So was moved to Museum Meiji Mura located in Inuyama City, Aichi Prefecture. It is still shown today as a National Tangible Designated Cultural Asset. Now a reproduction of Zagyo-So has been created on the land where it once stood thanks to the strong will of Okitsu (Shimizu Ku) people, the business world and the full cooperation and guidance from the Meiji Mura Foundation!
  • After retired from front-line politics saionji kinmochi sitting-so 0/1920 (1920) the Suruga Bay Interior, built on the shores of Shimizu port near okitsu. After 0/1940 (1940) died ooyakenozo high was living temporarily transferred to Takamatsu, after World War II, Naruhito's brother Tokugawa Kei light. Increased aging of buildings and then again back to the saionji family, moved to Meiji Mura in Inuyama, Aichi Prefecture Museum in 0/1968, has been published from 0/1970 (1970). Meiji-Mura sitting so designated nationally from Shimizu also had cultural value will do you ~? ... Restored to its current location in the 0/2004 (2004), and are generally published as okitsu sitting Sou. I like admission is free!
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