Glover Garden is located on Minami-Yamate hill in Nagasaki-city, Glover Garden has nine Western
style buildings including the Glover’s Residence built in 1863 by Japanese carpenter Koyama Hidenoshin.
The Glover Residence is Japan’s oldest wooden Western-style building and is the UNESCO Wlorld Heritage
registered in 2015 as Sites of Japan’s Meiji Industrial Revolution
Tomas Glover Residence,
Former Mitsubishi second
Overlooking of Nagasaki
Glover’s arms-importing operations played an important part in the Meiji Restoration, he built the
first train line in Japan and he even helped establish the first modern Mitsubishi ship yard.
Inside of the residence
Nagasaki harbor view from Glover Gargen
Mitsubishi Heavey Industries,
Giant Cantilever Crane,
Golver Residence is generally believed to have been the scene of Puccini’s opera, Madame Butterfly.
Inside the park is the life-size statue of the famous opera singer, Tamaki Miura, who received
international acclaim for her performance as Cho-Cho-san in Madam Butterfly.
Location of Nagasaki-city
|Address||8-1 Minamiyamate-machi, Nagasaki-city|
10 minutes walk from Oura tensyudo-mae tram station
through in front of Oura Cathedral
|Open hours||8:00 to 18:00, until 21:00 in summer time and peak season|
|Admission fee||JPY 610|
|Days closed||No closing days|
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