It takes 30 minutes from Osaka city to Tondabayashi station by Kintetsu railways. A 10-minutes walk will take you to the historic town.
|Tourist guide to Jinaimachi town, Tondabayashi, a histric district and heritage site of Japan - Tondastyle|
Young staff of Tondabayashi City took the initiative to promote the Tondastyle, a community organization on the Internet http://tonda-style.jimdo.com/ to make the efforts to disseminate photographs full of charm of Tondabayashi.Tondastyle mainly targets young people and foreigners, and its proposed activities are being coordinated with local shops and organizations. As the articles on its activities have been posted on the Asahi Newspaper and the Yomiuri Shimbun (Osaka edition), Tondastyle has become more popular in the local community.
|The Instagram Photo Contest 2017 organized by Tondastyle|
| On Saturday 11th and Sunday, 12th March, 2017, the 11th Hina Meguri dolls festival was held at the venue of Jinaimachi historic district in Tondabayashi and the Instagram Photo Contest 2017 was organized by Tondastyle（http://tonda-style.jimdo.com/）
During the contest period (Saturday, March 11th through Sunday, 26th March, 2017), a total of 463 photos exceeding the organizer's expectations gathered. The best photo award (1 work) and the excellent photo awards (10 works) were selected and the selection was announced at 19:00 hours on Saturday, April 1, 2017.
The photo exhibition on Jinaimachi Hina Meguri photo contest will be organized by Tondastyle for the period of Saturday, 29th April to Sunday, 14th May, 2017 on the 3rd floor of Ecole Rose shopping center located in Higashi Kongo in Tondabayashi City. Please take a look.at the exhibition and visit Tondabayashi Jinaimachi, historic district.
|The best photo award|
|The excellent photo awards (10 works)|
|Shops information - Food, Beverage,Guest House, Accessary & Handycrafts and Massage|
National conservation district of valuable traditional buildings
Jinaimachi town, a part of Tondabayashi-cho located in Tonadabayashi city has been chosen as a national conservation district of valuable traditional buildings since 1997, which is only selected in Osaka Prefecture. Among approximately 500 buildings in the town, 181 buildings built during the period from the Edo era to the early Showa era have been identified as traditional buildings.
An application for prior approval to the section of cultural properties in board of education of Tondabayashi city is required when any change of current exterior appearances viewed from a street in the conservation district such as enlargement, renovation, repair, redecoration, change of the color, new construction and demolition of any buildings is to be made. After repairing works for the conservation of the exterior appearances, the reconstruction and face-lifting in consideration of landscaping, a white wall, a board fence, and a lattice door of traditional house remain as used to be, and rustic and calm atmosphere has been kept as people still live in those houses.
The signpost is provided with main traditional residences to explain each
origin and history, and those guiding signposts cum street lights have
been placed along the streets of stone-pavement.
In addition, the appearances of newly built buildings are also harmonized
with the neighboring historic district in consideration for the traditional
townscape in Jinaimachi town.
Jinaimachi town, Tondabayashi city, a national historic preservation district and heritage site of Japan, which is located in the south-eastern part of Osaka prefecture, the western part of Japan
Jinaimachi town is located in 10 minutes walk from Kintetsu Tondabayashi station. Would you please drop in Jinaimachi Kouryuukan, or visitor center, to get the town information?
From Kansai International Airport
Airport Limousine Bus service available bound for Kawachi Nagano Station. (60 minutes) Please take Kintetsu railways from Kawachi Nagano to Tondabayashi.(15 minutes)
From Osaka International Airport (Itami Airport)
Airport Limousine Bus service available bound for Abenobashi Station. (30 minutes) Please take Kintetsu railways from Abenobashi terminal to Tondabayashi.(30 munites)
From JR Shinkasen Shin-Osaka station or
Osaka (Umeda) station
Please take Subway Midousuji line from Shin-Osaka station or Osaka (Umeda) station to Tennoji Station. (20~30 minutes) Please change trains at Tennoji and take Kintetsu railways from Abenobashi terminal to Tondabayashi. (30 minutes)
Only available off the location of Jinaimachi town. Visitors are requested not to drive cars into the area of Jinaimachi town.
Town Community Center)
9-29, Tondabayashi-cho, Tondabayashi city, Osaka, 584-0033, Japan
open 10a.m. until 5 p.m.
closed on Monday
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