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A building from 1907 for the then crown prince to have a short stay; building style is French... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ErnestChoy
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Hong Kong, China
Interesting turn of century monument

This building is one of Important Cultural Properties (government-designated) in Tottori. Built in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Minstrel115
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Saskatoon, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A building from 1907 for the then crown prince to have a short stay; building style is French Renaissance, rare in Japan during that period. Entrance fee of ¥150 is well justified, the spiral staircase without any supporting structure is something very special, its use...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This building is one of Important Cultural Properties (government-designated) in Tottori. Built in 1907, French Renaissance style building, built by the engineer from Tottori. The spiral stairway (4m) without any support is a 'must see' amazing craftsmanship with such beauty. You see the transition of...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2016

Visiting a stately house in any country, you generally expect to be blown away by the decadence or to at least learn interesting things about the period it's from. I didn't really get either from this place.

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Reviewed 5 December 2014

大正天皇が皇太子時代訪鳥の際、適当なホスト宿がなかったのでわざわざ建てられた洋風館。東郷平八郎が同行している。今は観光客が来場賑わっている。ここの必見はトイレ、当時のまま残さ れている。remains as it was,which I mean, the toilet in which the prince used .western style building.

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