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Sairi Yashiki

齋理屋敷 | Sairi Yashiki

Tour a merchant family's former home and storehouses

Photo by Roger Smith

Photo by Roger Smith

Photo by Roger Smith

Photo by Chikage Shoji

  • The Saito family were prosperous merchants who plied their trade in Marumori from the end of the samurai era until just after World War II. The buildings of Sairi Yashiki have been excellently preserved, each showing off objects from the family’s collection like mini museums. The themes include toys, currency (including rare rectangular coins and a counting tray), a bathhouse built from stone blocks, and more. The facility is much larger than it appears from the streetallow two hours to experience it fully.

    WEBSITEhttp://marumori.jp/spot/sairiyashiki/

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Details

ADDRESS

25 Machinishi, Marumori-machi, Igu-gun, Miyagi-ken 981-2165

ACCESS BY PUBLIC TRANSIT

30-min. walk from Marumori Station (Abukuma Line)

ADMISSION

Adults ¥620, children ¥310

CREDIT CARDS

Accepted

LANGUAGES

Limited English

HANDICAP ACCESSIBLE

No

HOURS

9:30–16:30

CLOSED DAYS

Mondays

PHONE

0224-72-6636

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