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Address: 3-13-9 Ryogoku, Sumida 130-0026, Tokyo Prefecture
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The site of the infamous Lord Kira's mansion

The site of the yashiki (mansion) of Kira Kōzuke-no-suke Yoshinaka who goaded Lord Asano into attacking him at Edo castle grounds which triggered the revenge vendetta of the 47... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 9, 2015
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2015

The site of the yashiki (mansion) of Kira Kōzuke-no-suke Yoshinaka who goaded Lord Asano into attacking him at Edo castle grounds which triggered the revenge vendetta of the 47 Ronin. Each year there is a commemorative festival for the 47 Ronin with stalls and re-enactments and a march by people dressed as the 47 Ronin starts here and ends up... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2015

OK this isn't the Keanu Reeves version, this is the historical version. And this small remnant of Kira's mansion is where the last chapter begins. There have been many movie versions and plays, but this is the real stuff. It took some time to find, it is a small enclosure hidden behind a school in Ryogoku, which is much more... More 

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