The second Director-General of Sumitomo established the principle of CSR at Besshi Copper Mine.
The first overseer of the Sumitomo business empire and a major figure in the Shikoku and Osaka business world during the Meiji period.
Zuiō-ji is a Zen temple and monastery located on a forested hillside in Niihama.
A fascinating city where industry, nature, and tradition make their presence felt.
The oldest brick chimney in Japan stands atop a low mountain that was once a castle.
The beautiful traditional home of a Meiji period industrialist has been preserved as it was, and there’s a fascinating museum too.
A Meiji-period villa housing a museum documenting Sumitomo’s efforts to combat pollution.
This confectionary shop is good for sweet souvenirs and snacks during your trip.
This fascinating museum provides an insight into every aspect of the Besshi Copper Mine.