Lafcadio Hearn's House
2-6 Ansei-machi · interesting places nearby
Lafcadio Hearn's House information
Irish-Greek immigrant Lafcadio Hearn (aka Koizumi Yakumo; 1850–1904) became one of the foremost interpreters of Japanese culture to the outside world. He lived in town from 1891 to 1894, in this house dating from 1877.