Kyo no Machiya Kyoto Townhouse – Boston, MA

Kyo no Machiya Kyoto townhouse in Boston, MA was built in 1830.

It’s located at the Boston Children’s Museum, a museum which is open year round.

Construction Information

In 1980 this 150 year old townhouse from Kyoto’s Nishijin district was packed in crates and shipped to Boston, where it was reconstructed by five Japanese carpenters (miyadaiku) from Yasui Moku Komuten. Read More …