Okada Memorial Museum
Said to have moved to the area from distant Sanjo in Kyoto， in the Edo period the family is said to have provided leadership in creating the foundations of daily life and to have contributed to the building of a stable community.
Later， the Tokugawa clan gave the area the title of Kauemon Shinden Village， which then became Kauemon Shinden Town (now Kauemon-cho)."
|Address||1-12 Kauemoncho， Tochigi-shi， Tochigi|
|Business Hours||[Saturday-Monday/Public holiday] 9:30-17:00|
|Days Closed for Business||Tuesday-Friday (open for public holidays)*Tuesday-Friday can be booked by 5 or more people|
|Price||[Adult] 800yen [Child] 400yen|
|Map Code||64 778 847*16|
This area boasts evocative historical buildings and townscapes, such as the Ashikaga School, known for being the oldest school in Japan, and Kura no Machi, a district where buildings from the mid-19th century, a time when the area prospered as a commercial district, still stand. At Ashikaga Flower Park, you can see 350 blooming wisteria flowers, flowing downward from above, creating a world of enchantment.