Takayama Jinya (JDT Recommends)

Updated

Takayama Jinya | Town of Valuable Timber Resource

Takayama Jinya | Town of Valuable Timber Resource

The Takayama Jinya served as the local government office, headed by the officials dispatched from Edo. Because of the valuable timber resources in the area, the Hida Region around Takayama was put under direct control of the Tokugawa Shogunate in 1692.
The present building complex includes various rooms for administrative purposes, offices, kitchens, toilets, bath rooms, residential space, a court room and storehouses. It was in official use until 1969, and is now open to the public as a museum in Gifu prefecture.

Explore the Takayama Jinya while in Little Kyoto during our fully-inclusive Takayama Festival Japan Tours & Vacation packages!

Takayama Jinya | Related Japan Tours

Takayama Festival | Hiroshima

Takayama & Villages | Hidden Trail

Spring Takayama Festival | Grand Tour

Takayama Festival | Grand Tour

Takayama Jinya | Related Travel Pages

Takayama

Takayama

Takayama Festival-One of the Most Beautiful Festivals in Japan

Gifu Prefecture

Gifu Prefecture

Rural Hot Spring and Traditional Town Takayama

Takayama Festival

Takayama Festival

Decorated Floats Yatai and Portable Shrine Mikoshi

Takayama Old Town

Takayama Old Town

Beautifully Preserved with Old Homes in Takayama

Takayama | Movie

Need Assistance? Call: USA/Canada 1-800-285-2726 Australia (02) 8006 4411 Contact Us Brochure