Kiryu Shinmachi Traditional Building District
Kiryu Shinmachi Traditional Building District
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Kiryu Shinmachi Traditional Building District

桐生新町重要伝統的建造物群保存地区

Last updated: March 06, 2021

Experience the history of Kiryu that once prospered as a textile town

Kiryu Shinmachi was built over 400 years ago in the Edo Period under the command of Tokugawa Ieyasu. Starting with Kiryu Tenmangu, the town is still home to many historical buildings such as saw-toothed roof factories, textile storehouses, and other traditional buildings. This has led it to be designated an Important Preservation Districts for Groups of Traditional Buildings.


Basic Information

Address

Denken Machinaka Koryukan: 1-7-7 Honcho, Kiryu ( Map)

Access

About 20 minutes on foot from Kiryu Station

About 15 minutes by car from Ota-Yabuzuka IC of Kita-Kanto Expressway

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