mito kōmon

  1. Seizanso

    Travel Seizanso

    The Seizansō (西山荘) is located in Hitachiōta in Ibaraki Prefecture, about twenty kilometres north of the prefectural capital Mito. When the legendary second daimyō of Mito, Tokugawa Mitsukuni retired from his active duties as vice-shōgun in the winter of 1690, handing over the administration of...
  2. Seizansō


    Photos of actors during filming on the location of Seizansō for the jidaigeki (時代劇, “period drama” or historic drama) "Mito Kōmon" produced by TBS (Tokyo Broadcasting System) between 1969 and December 2011