Toyama, Japan Oct. 04 Wed 6:27PM
The Historical Landscape of Kanaya-machi
Kanaya-machi is located in Takoaka City in Toyama Prefecture. Historically, Takaoka City was a prosperous metal-casting town, and Kanaya-machi is the historical site of a metal casting community with workshops in traditional latticed buildings, all enclosed by stone walls that surround the town.
The town has been restored in recent years, and inside many former private residences are museums about the history of the town.