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Built as a TV drama production location site, now operates as a mini theme park as well

This was originally built as an outdoor movie set for Radio Japan (NHK)’s TV drama production in... read more

Reviewed June 19, 2017
Chuzaa
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Vancouver, Canada
Take a walk in a set of Japanese historical dramas

This spot is a theme park where you can take a walk around the set of imitation towns for filming... read more

Reviewed March 26, 2019
maritora
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Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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86-1 Konamaru Iwayado, Esdashi-ku, Oshu 023-1101, Iwate Prefecture
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Reviewed March 26, 2019

This spot is a theme park where you can take a walk around the set of imitation towns for filming Japanese historical drama. The area is divided into severals, and there are many photo spots such as a red bridge and fences that imitate the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed June 19, 2017

This was originally built as an outdoor movie set for Radio Japan (NHK)’s TV drama production in 1993 by NHK itself, the city of Esashi (a part of today’s city of Oushu) and several private investors. The TV drama series was set in Esashi and...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Chuzaa
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Esashi-Fujiwara Heritage Park (sometimes known as Esashi Fujiwara no Sato) was a crowd-pleaser, with something for everyone: traditional costumes and armor to try on, trick art, deer dances, and my favorite, the archery corner, which I could have done all day. Enjoy the park for...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed July 23, 2016

The no 1 reason i went there is because of the Heian style 12 layer kimono(Junihitoe). I searched high and low for the perfect rental shop and I think this is the best: their kimono is in vibrant color and the photo shooting location just...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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