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A Literary Museum that was
the Poet Bansui Doi’s Last Residence

Bansuisodo

BUS STOP 3

Bansui Doi, known as the author of the lyrics to “Kojo no Tsuki” (Moon Over the Ruined Castle) and other works, was a poet born in Sendai. Bansui who was also a scholar of English literature, taught English at his alma mater, the Second High School under the old education system (current Tohoku University) , and made great contributions to education in Sendai after retiring and becoming a professor emeritus. Bansuisodo is the preserved residence where Bansui spend his final three years. His prized possessions, photos, calligraphic works and paintings are on display here.

Bus stop
3 Bansuisodo
Open hours
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Closed
Mondays (Tuesday when a national holiday falls on a Monday), beginning and end of year
Admission
Free
Tour time
-
Address
1-2-2 Omachi, Aoba-ku, Sendai
Tel.
022-224-3548
URL
http://www.sentabi.jp/guidebook/attractions/view/86
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