Former Residence of Tetsujiro Haruta
Tetsujiro Haruta, a successful ceramics merchant and founder of Taiyo Shoko Co., Ltd., is said to have asked architect Goichi Takeda to build this house. The Haruta residence consists of a Western-style building with a Japanese-style building behind it, and from 1947 to 1951, it was requisitioned by the U.S. 5th Air Force as a headquarters.
The first floor of the Western-style building is currently being used as a French fusion restaurant.
Tours of the buildings are conducted by request. For inquiries, please contact the Former Residence of Sasuke Toyoda, the east neighbor of the residence. (* Tours of the restaurant are not available)
3-6 Chikaramachi, Higashi-ku, Nagoya
|TEL||+81-52-222-2314Nagoya Urban Development Public Corporation (Does not accept inquiries in English)|
|Regular Holiday||Mondays, Fridays and Sundays / year-end and new year holidays|
|Remarks||* There is a restaurant|