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Birthplace of Uno Chiyo

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The birthplace of Uno Chiyo, a woman writer from Iwakuni.

The building from the Meiji period was renovated by Uno Chiyo herself.

It is now open to the public since May 2004 for visitors to look around. Many items related to her has exhibited.

Basic Information

Location Kawanishi 2-9-35, Iwakuni City, Yamaguchi Prefecture
Access (1) 10 minutes by car from Sanyo Expressway Iwakuni IC
(2) 5 minutes walk from JR Iwatoku line Kawanishi station
(3) 20 minutes walk from Kintaikyo bridge
Office of Inquiry NPO Chiyo Uno The birthplace TEL: 0827-43-1693