The building year: The early period of last years of central room Edo era - Meiji (estimate)
Storehouse 1940 (Showa 15) (estimate) ※The first storehouse is kokojidai*
The location: 3-10-34, Shimoda, Kohoku-ku, Yokohama-shi
Designated authorization as cultural assets, landmark architecture: Yokohama-shi authorization landmark architecture (central room, storehouse part)
Person of Tanabe is old family of Shimodamachi, Kohoku-ku, and, according to the family lore, as for the first generation, the Edo Shogunate direct control territory (Imperial demesne) 30 koku five provisions and family name swordswoman are forgiven in progenies of Mikawa samurai, and it is said that we got management of this ground.
There remains, and clump of bamboo and grove of miscellaneous trees conveying village forest taste around air-raid shelter trace and trace of old well, central room are united with neighboring green tracts of land, and, other than central room and storehouse of thatch (copperplate cover), they form valuable historic scenery.
It is released as "forest garden Museum of Hiyoshi" in 2014 (Heisei 26), and stores product such as big race information which affected is located for sculpture and production in the present age when we featured the theme of "agriculture" of sculptor Mitsuaki Tanabe in historic scenery that seasonal taste is felt, and green tract of land and preservation and utilization of cultural inheritance are performed positively.
On the usage and opening day of facility, please see homepage of facility.
・Forest garden Museum homepage (the outside site) of Hiyoshi