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An inn that a famous historical hero loved in Fushimi


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Teradaya is an inn operated since Edo period and located in Fushimi area which is historically a port region famous for sake brewery. The inn became a well-known place in connection with Ryoma Sakamoto who was one of the prominent figures in Japan's modernization and contributed to overthrowing the Tokugawa Shogunate in 19th century. As he really loved the inn, which even became the place where he was assassinated by his political foe,  it has become a mecca for Japanese history fans. Some cuts ...moreon the wall marked during his assassination still exists. There are some souvenir shops selling goods of Sakamoto around the area. Please stroll and consider getting some of memorial goods.
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Since Teradaya is located beside the traditional houses with the river, try strolling around! There are several traces of the incident left there. So visitors can be enjoying the inside of Kyoto style townhouse through the history.
A statue of Sakamoto Ryoma
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A Statue Of Ryoma Sakamoto Ryoma
This area of the inn was built in 1978 for a garden. He often put his left hand into a kimono when he posed for pictures and paintings. That is because his hand was injured in an attack there, and the statue was created in reflection of his pictures.
Pray for a good relationship_mini
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Pray For A Good Relationship
When Sakamoto and his wife, O-ryo met for the first time at Teradaya, it is told that a small shrine in the garden brought fortune for their relationship. Try to pray here, and you might meet a best partner in the near future!
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A Fortune Paper With A Vase
This fortune-telling would inform you on how difficult for your wishes to become true! At first, please get a fortune paper for ¥100 at the entrance. And then, put it on the water in a vase with any coins. If the paper goes down into the water fast, your wish might be realized shortly. If not, you should pray harder!
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Please do not disturb the atmosphere nor make noise inside of the inn. The artifacts exhibited in each room can break easily, so please be careful.
Teradaya Apperance Photo
Categories Museums & Galleries
Phone +81 75-622-0243
Address 263, Minamihamacho, Fushimi-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 612-8045
Directions 5-minute walk from Keihan Line Chusyojima Stn.
15-minute by Taxi from Kyoto Stn.
Hours 10am - 3:40pm
Reservations Not accepted
Closed January 1st - 3rd
Monday (irregularly closed)
Fee Adults: ¥400
Junior, high, and university school students: ¥300
Elementary school students: ¥200
A baby is not permitted to enter

*Group discount is available (over 30 persons)
Credit cards Not accepted
Friendly for Overseas Visitors
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Brochures with English is offered at the entrance. Staff speak only Japanese, but they offer you good services.
Information Japanese and English
Languages spoken Japanese only
Terada-ya +81 75-622-0243 Adults: ¥400 Junior, high, and university school students: ¥300 Elementary school students: ¥200 A baby is not permitted to enter *Group discount is available (over 30 persons) -1/3

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