ASIA-JAPAN/Kumamoto

WORLD FAMOUS BUILDINGS

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From The world atlas of Architecture' John Julius Norwich/Portland House,1988,

 

 

Kumamoto Castle
 
  Kumamoto

 
 

 Built in 1601-burn on fire in 1877-rebuilt in 1960. First time they work about 7 years and area is 980,000. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 17 June 1999.

 

Street Scene
 
  Kumamoto

 


 Front of Kumamoto Railway Station. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 17 June 1999.

 

Baekhwa Retreat Center
 
   Kumamoto

 

Photo by Byunguh Yu on 17 June 1999.

 

Sundial Retreat Center
 
   Kurume, near Kumamoto




 Architect by You Shoei, Construction by Daesung Conc. in 1995-96. Ground Area;4,472, architectal area;2,425, total area;5,382. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 18 June 1999.