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Kodokan
Designation
Kodokan
Location
Mito City Sannomaru
Transportation
Joban Expressway- 20 minutes from Mito IC

Overview:

It is a Confucian school established by Tokugawa Nariaki in 1841. The main building facing west is constructed in Yadoriki form, the south and north porch is Yadoriki style. These buildings are for common people. It has a historic architecture. In the garden, about 800 of 60 kinds of Plum trees are planted. It blossoms from February to March every year. There are trails.

Main shooting performance:

Film:
"Gate of Water Spirit", "Cicada sounds"
Television Drama:
TV Tokyo, 12 hours drama, "Miyamoto Musashi"
NHK, "Tokugawa Nariaki""

Warp Station Edo
Designation
Warp Station Edo
Location
Tsukuba Mirai City Minami Ota
Transportation
Joban Expressway-15 minutes from Yatabe IC

Overview:

The site is 12,000 square feet. There are "Edojon" with Edojo Otemon, Bukeyashiki, Nagaya gate, Mitsuke and "Edo Town Zone" with Nihonbashi, large retail shops, market, marine wholesalers, etc. Landscape, exterior, architecture style was based on historical research and reproduced accordingly.

Main shooting performance:

Film:
"Ichibu of samurai", "Dororo", "Mibusajun", "Jatttosi", "Sakkuran
Television Drama:
NHK period drama, "Riga Waits", "Musashi", "Gongmyungisuji", "Tadashi Nobu"
TV Asahi, "Bakuryujundai Avarenjya", "Harikenjya" Taiwan, "Wave"

Sakanoga House
Designation
Sakanoke House
Location
Joso City Onogomachi
Transportation
Joban Expressway- 30 minutes from Yawahara IC

Overview:

It is a so-called "Daijin mansion" of rich farmer house. There is a main room divided into the living unit and sitting part. The south of the house has a porch with a roof.
It is a typical Edo period common house based on the theory of "Rule of 4 directions".
The grounds have a Japanese style garden and bamboo woods, fence, etc.

Main shooting performance:

Film:
"Eagles"
Television Drama:
TV Asahi, "Mask Rider Hibiki Ghost"
TBS TV, "Dazai Osamu Story"

Hozumiga House
Designation
Hozumike House
Location
Takahagi City Gamitezuna
Transportation
Joban Expressway-5 minutes from Takahagi IC

Overview:

A typical rich farmer house from the mid-Edo period.
It consists of a main building, warehouses, middle gate, clothing barn, Japanese garden.
Yadoriki ridge style and roof molding style are mixed.
The main house was built in 1789.
It is rare to see the appearance of the middle gate, which looks like the gate of castle.

Main shooting performance:

Film:
"Eagles"
Television Drama:
TV Asahi, "Mask Rider Hibiki Ghost"
TBS TV, "Dazai Osamu Story"

Old Dayigo Town Kami-Oka Elementary School
Designation
Old Dayigo Town Kami-Oka Elementary School
Location
Daigo Town Kamioka
Transportation
Joban Expressway- 60 minutes from Naka IC

Overview:

Wooden school building built in Meiji period.
It is currently being used as a cultural center for regional residents.
All the remains, such as window glasses and school furnishings, are from old times.
Characters of elementary school days were filmed In NHK Monday TV series "Dreaming Grapes".

Main shooting performance:

movies:
""I go to die for you""
Television Drama:
TBS TV, "Cane Field Song", "Our War"
NHK, "Genuine Flash", "Dreaming Grapes"