Built in 1916 to celebrate the accession of Emperor Taisho in the economic heyday of Uchiko when performing arts were thriving, the theatre is used as a multi-purpose hall.
Uchiko is a historic town of elegant houses and commercial buildings in an unspoiled rural setting.
This dramatic peninsula was once a beach on ancient Gondwanaland.
Restored mills on the river among the tall cypress trees.
One of the biggest and finest buildings in Uchiko is the Kamihaga Residence, the former home and workshop of the Kamihaga family.