Matsue History Museum
Matsue's new museum, which was opened in March 2011, has various displays and articles relating to the clan history of Matsue and its...
Shimane Prefectural Art Museum
With its white undulating roof and huge glass windows facing the lake, the Shimane Prefectural Art Museum building itself is an...
Buke Yashiki Samurai Residence
Built for a middle-ranking samurai family during the early 18th century, Buke Yashiki is an immaculately preserved house and garden.
Cafe Bar EAD
There are great river views from the terrace of this relaxed bar-cafe, found as you head away from the bridge. Snacks include homemade...
Stylish Nakria serves set lunches of pasta, curry or steamed pork, plus meals and snacks in the evening to go with your wine. There are...
Lonely Planet review
Next to Matsue-ōhashi bridge, this bright, wood-themed restaurant is a tranquil spot for unameshi (eel and rice; ¥2625). Courses featuring the local specialities start at ¥4200 for a Shinji-ko course.