On February 26, 1936, an unprecedented coup attempt called the “February 26 Incident” occurred in Japan. The only part of the attempted coup that took place outside of Tokyo happened at Kofuso, the former annex to the long-established inn Ito-ya in Yugawara. Currently at Kofuso, materials related to the incident, such as articles left by those who were involved, photos, newspapers, and more are on display, and volunteer guides are available to provide guidance and information to facility visitors.
Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (Last entry: 2:30 p.m.)
On weekdays, admission is not allowed without a reservation. Please make a reservation a week before your visit.
※We are always open on Feb. 26. No need for reservation. Closed for a few days before and after the New Year holiday.
|Admission||Free of charge|
|Access||562-3 Miyakami, Yugawara Town, Ashigarashimo-gun, Kanagawa - Take the bus for Oku-Yugawara/Fudodaki from Yugawara Station, get off at Koen-Iriguchi Bus Stop, and walk for 1 minute (about a 12-minute bus ride).|
|Inquries||Application for weekday tour reservations: Yugawara Town Sightseeing Volunteer (Yugawara Town Office Regional Policy Division) Phone: 0465-63-2111|