Nanatsukaicho Street Machinami Council

Aizu Shinsengumi Festival/Aizu Boshin War Memorial Gathering

Aizu Shinsengumi Festival/Aizu Boshin War Memorial Gathering

■Aizu Shinsengumi Festival
Aizu was the historical stage of the Bakumatsu (Late-Edo) Period.
This event will be held in conjunction with a memorial service in front of the grave of Saito Hajime, who was captain of the third unit of the Shinsengumi ◎Date and time:September 24, 2018(Mon)Schedule◎Place:Amidaji Temple(Nanokamachi, Aizuwakamatsu City)

◎Event outline(tentative)◎Memorial service in front of the grave of Saito Hajime: 1pm on. Iaido (martial art involving the Japanese sword) will also be performed as a dedication. ◎History lecture: 2pm on.

■Aizu Boshin War Memorial Gathering
◎September 22, 2018(Sat)11am on. Amidaji Temple, in front of the Togun Bochi (eastern army graveyard)
September 22 of the lunar calendar is the day that the Aizu clan surrendered. There are 1,281buried at Amidaji Temple who died in the Boshin War.

■Aizu Shinsengumi Festival ◎Date and time:September 24, 2018(Mon)Schedule ■Aizu Boshin War Memorial Gathering ◎September 22, 2018(Sat)11am on. Amidaji Temple, in front of the Togun Bochi (eastern army graveyard)
Aizuwakamatsu-shi Nanukamachi-dori.