Takayama Autumn Festival (秋の高山祭)7

One of the features of the city of Takayama itself, apart from the festival, are the merchant’s houses that have been wonderfully preserved. This is Kusakabe Heritage House, one of the oldest, that was owned by a money lender’s family.

The entrance:

Takayama 32-MerchantHouse8

The irori open hearth::

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A room:

Takayama 32-MerchantHouse9

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