Tea Ceremony Room in Sakai City Shinan, Oubaian

Tea Ceremony Room in Sakai City  Shinan, Oubaian

OPEN HOURS9:30-16:30
※Use application is accepted previous two months for the tea house .

Sen no Rikyu who succeeded Wabicha(style of Japanese tea ceremony) was born in 1522 as the first son of Totoya(wealthy merchant of fish market). Visit Shinan which is a tea ceremony room in Sakai City and the ruins of Rikyu's mansion and more if you'd like to commemorate the grate of tea ceremony. Tea ceremony room of sukiya style was designed by a master-hand of the Meiji period Ogi Rodo in 1929. It's next to Daisenryo-Kofun Tumulus(the mausoleum of Emperor Ninto) and located in a lush Daisen Park. The building is an artistic two-story building and there are about 25 seats for a tea ceremony.
It can be used as a tea ceremony for a lot of people. There is an another one called Oubaian next to it. It belongs to Imai Sokyu who was also one of the there tea ceremony masters and was born in Sakai City as well. And these are both nation's registered tangible cultural properties. A maintenance garden that connects these tea rooms is free to tour and there is a Kyu Judo-ji(Nine Story Building and a National important cultural propertie.

ADDRESS 〒590-0802 2cho Mozusekiuncho, Sakai-ku, Sakai City, Osaka
HOLIDAY Every Monday(Open if it's a national holiday),Year-end and New Year's holidays, closing day of Sakai city museum
TRANSPORTATION Get off at Sakaishihakubutsukanmae by bus from Nankai Koya line Sakaihigashi station, and 10 minutes walk.
ADMISSION FEE ・9:30-12:00
Usage fee for tea room 10000yen, usage fee for garden 2000yen.
Usage fee for tea room 20000 yen, usage fee for garden 3000 yen.
Usage fee for tea room 30000 yen,usage fee for garden 5000 yen.
※ However, in the case of using air-conditioning during the tea house use, we will be adding 20% to the tea room usage fee.
Parking : Daisen park parking:Passenger cars 108 cars(200yen/2 hours, after 100yen/add 1 hour, over 5 hours 600yen), bus 18 cars(1 car once 1000yen)
INQUIRIES TEL : 072-247-1447