Yoshinaka Yakata is a museum for Yoshinaka Kiso, a Shogun who grew up and raised an army in Kiso.
From the pictures and dolls exhibited, you will see how tremendous his 31 years of life was.
There is a statue of Tomoe-gozen, a women warrior in the courtyard.
She was a lifelong partner of Yoshinaka Kiso.
At the Tokuonji temple nearby, you will see many drawings and documents related to Yoshinaka Kiso. Tomoebuchi is only 10 minutes away so you can enjoy hiking related to Yoshinaka.
This course allows you to visit various places related to Yoshinaka Kiso.
Starting from Tokuonji temple - a family temple of Kiso family an...
Tokuonji temple is the family temple of Yoshinaka Kiso.
He entombed his mother in 1168.
You will find the grave of Yoshinaka and Tomoe Goz...
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