Hatoba-an is located on Furumonzen Dori (古門前通), a street that opened in 1603 and leads towards Chion-in, the head temple of the Jodo Shu (Pure Land Sect of Buddhism). This area is a mecca for those who are interested in visiting some of the world's leading antique shops. You will be able to discover rare finds including tea ceremony utensils, antique ceramic dishes, traditional furniture, and more.
One step inside of Hatoban-an, and you will immediately be greeted with a sense of history. With exposed wooden beams, details of traditional Japanese elements, use of natural wood, and more, you will truly be able to appreciate the beauty of the machiya architecture.