Lists of Historic Districts


■ mountain village, farming village, island village

Streetscapes of post towns

■ post town

Streetscapes related to the seaport

■ port town

Streetscapes of merchant structures

■ merchant town

Streetscapes related to industry

■ silkworm raising, coal mining, manufacturing of salt, wax, or ceramics

Streetscapes centered on shrines and temples

■ town in front of a shrine or temple, temple town, monastic town, shrine town

Streetscapes of teahouses

■ amusement quarter

Streetscapes of samurai residences

■ castle town, samurai quarter

Japan's Preservation Districts