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Mitaka Literature Tour where famous japanese writer Dazai lived

Art, Culture, & Historical
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Do you know Osamu Dazai? He was one of famous Japanese writers, known for works such as "No Longer Human"(Ningen Shikkaku) or "The setting sun"(Syayou). Almost japanese students once have read his work in the textbook. Let's walk around Mitaka where he lived / died and talk about literature!

10:00 AM

Meeting Point

Mitaka station

- JR Mitaka station south exit

10:10 AM

Dazai Osamu Literary Salon

This salon was built to commemorate one of the Japanese great author. It is located on the place of former liquar shop where Dazai often visited. There are his books and sometimes have events regarding to him. I will explain what era he lived and what kind of authors he was influenced on.

10:30 AM

Zenrin ji temple

This is where his grave is located on. Near his grave, you can see another famous japanese author's grave "Ogai Mori".

10:50 AM

Mitaka Station Over Pass

One of his favorite spots in Mitaka, and we can see the JR line and the town of Mitaka.

11:00 AM

Tamagawa Josui(waterway)

This is where he and his lover took suicide. There is a stone taken from Aomori (his hometown).

11:20 AM

Mitaka City Gallery of Art

It reproduces the room where he lived in 1940s.

11:40 AM

cafe

There are some coffee shops and cafes you can enjoy a local vibe. I will take you and if we have time, we can talk about literature, books, culture so on.

Ending Point

Mitaka station

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Tour Important Information

* This tour involves walking, so make sure to wear comfortable shoes.

* Taking piture and talking loud are prohibited at grave.

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