Fujii Residence

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This is the second largest and ornate samurai residence in Murakami, second only to the Wakabayashi Residence. The Fujii were of the upper middle class samurai and held various leadership positions. The house was preserved in place and renovated in 1998.


Fujii Residence Profile
English Name Fujii Residence
Japanese Name 旧藤井家住宅
Year 1850
Residence Type Middle Class
Designations Local Historic Site
Features House
Visitor Information Open 9:00-16:30 March - November, 10:00-15:00 December - February; closed Tuesdays
Website http://www.iwafune.ne.jp/~osyagiri/buke/bukeyasiki.html
Location Murakami, Niigata Prefecture
Castle Murakami Castle
Coordinates 38° 13' 36.01" N, 139° 29' 6.18" E
Murakami Castle and nearby Samurai Homes
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Visits October 9, 2011
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23 months ago
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Fujii-bukeyashiki: 1850

The Fujii family lived here at the end of the Edo Period.