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Currently closed till 2018

Great place to visit but closed for renovations till 2018. It's a really interesting example of... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Murwillumbah, Australia
Frank Lloyd Wright Designed Home in Kobe, Japan

This is one of the few remaining Frank Lloyd Wright structures still standing in Japan. It uses the... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Ikoma, Japan
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3-10 Yamatecho, Ashiya 659-0096, Hyogo Prefecture
+81 797-38-1720
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Great place to visit but closed for renovations till 2018. It's a really interesting example of Frank Lloyd Wright's architecture. Just check if it's open again before you go.

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is one of the few remaining Frank Lloyd Wright structures still standing in Japan. It uses the natural stone and is quite remarkable. I am very fortunate that it is viewable from my Dentist's office in Ashiya, Japan. It is located on a beautiful...More

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Reviewed 14 December 2016

Yodoko is about an hour out of Osaka, so we were pretty disappointed to discover it was closed for renovations when we arrived at the entrance gate [December 2016]. The English version of the website didn't mention this, but the Japanese version does. It looked...More

1  Thank Matthew K
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Great views! Beautiful use of native stone. Single-wide design split-level house built on a hillside with of fours floors, all at near ground level. Combination of Western and traditional Japanese interior rooms, added by Wright's assistants. Thanks to the curators who allowed me to visit...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

This house is so beautiful, and interiors are also gorgeous. I enjoyed seeing this house and I am so moved I promise you can spend a great time And it will be an interesting experience to you

Thank Steevenslife
Reviewed 13 May 2015

An amazing example of Frank Lloyd Wright's superb eye for line and an important insight into his connection to Japan. This house, perched on a hillside, has survived time and the odd earthquake. open Wed, Sat, Sun from 10 am - 4pm and 500 yen...More

1  Thank PM6
Reviewed 3 August 2014

We are FLW followers and have travelled to view many of his masterpieces. For us, this is another! The house is built on a hilltop overlooking the Port of Kobe. A former summer home, it brings together a Frank Lloyd Wright structure reminiscent of LA...More

1  Thank Citizens
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