Saisei Muroo Memorial Hall


Saisei Muroo was a leading poet and novelist of Japanese literature active from the Taisho period to the mid-Showa period. This memorial hall is a renovated villa built in 1931, where Saisei spent every summer until 1961, the year before his death. In this house, Saisei had many interactions with many writers, including Hori Tatsuo, Tsumura Nobuo, Tachihara Dozo, Kawabata Yasunari, and Shiga Naoya.


Saisei Muroo Memorial Hall

Address 979-3, Karuizawa-cho, Kitasaku-gun
TEL 0267-45-8695 (Cultural Promotion Section, Board of Education)
Business Hours 9:00 - 17:00 (April 29 - November 3)
Regular closing day Open all year round during the period
Admission: Free
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