"Roumon Tower Gate" standing at the entrance to Takeo Onsen with 1.300 years of history and "Shinkan" are both wooden buildings designed by Dr. Kingo Tatsuno who designed Tokyo Station and designated as National Important Cultural Properties.
It became widely known since 4 zodiac signs were found on the 2nd floor of the Roumon Tower Gate and turned out that ,with 8 signs in Tokyo Station, there are 12 signs that exist in total.
|Address||7425, Oaza Takeo, Takeo-cho, Takeo City, Saga (佐賀県武雄市武雄町大字武雄7425)|
|Official Name||武雄温泉 楼門・新館
Takeo Onsen Roumon Tower Gate & Shinkan
|Opening Hours||Roumon 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Shinkan 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
(During Limited Period)
|Access||15 Min Walk from JR Takeo Onsen Station
10 Min by Car from Takeo Kitakata I.C.
|Parking Availability||Free Parking Available for 100 Cars|
|Cell Phone Battery Charging||Unavailable|
|Wi-fi Availability||Available in Some Areas / Password Required|
|Credit Card Acceptance||Not Accepted|
|Estimated Time to Enjoy||30 Min - 1 Hour|
|Admission Fee||Roumon: 400yen (Including Bath) (Not required only for the Exterior)
|Tobacco||Only in Designated Smoking Area (Outdoor)|
|Foreign Language Support||English, Chinese and Korean Signboards|
|MAPCODE||104 407 180*30|