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.


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  • 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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    Admin
    Visits October 9, 2011
    Added Jcastle 2018


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    ARTShogun

    36 months ago
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    Fujii-bukeyashiki: 1850

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