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Hirasawa Kangai Iseki

Travel Information

Hirasawa Kangai Iseki is a historical site located in Tsukuba, Ibaraki Pref. It was used to be the capital of Hitachi domain during 7th to 12th century. It is registered as the national historic site. There were used to be the government office buildings, huge storages and governer's house. Today, three major buildings are reconstructed.

Tourist Info.
There are parking and restroom.

Access
0. at TX Tsukuba Station.
1. use a local bus to Tsukubasan.
2. get off at Tsukuba Koryu Center
3. use a local round trip bus to Hojo Nakamachi.


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Detailed Travel Guide

Hirasawa Kangai Iseki
The site of Hirasawa Kangai is the historical site of the ancient governmental town of Hitachi, Tsukuba. It was a capital of this region about 1,000 years ago.

-Azekura-
Storage for the treasures.

-Mud walls twin storage-
A huge storage in this site.

-Takayuka Itakura-
Typical stoppage in ancient Japan.