Fukagawa Area — Around Sumiyoshi Station
Area of Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line, Toei Shinjuku Line "Sumiyoshi Station" neighborhood. Concert or ballet are staged in a certain Tiara Koto in Sarue Onshi (Imperial Gift) Park through the year. In facility almost "mini-Panama Canal", tour to make a round trip of Koto inside river by sightseeing ship through this lock is held, and Ogibashi Lock Gate which is almost located in the center of Onagigawa River excavated early in the Edo era is recommended.
List of sightseeing theme spots
In garden, there are stone pillars which we wrote down origin of the Edo Shogunate wood storehouse other than sports facilities such as baseball field, tennis court working under lightener, and clock tower shop shop Thailand palm, cherry tree attach color, and it is in oasis. In addition, the place of dispatch "Tiara Koto of art culture of Koto City is in garden, too".
"Tiara Koto" is space bringing about creation and impression. Place of encounter of culture and art. Coliseum which stages concert or ballet. Small hall to be able to enjoy in circle. We bring up party, culture including various meeting rooms which the training can use and bud of art, and it is in place that can share harvest of crops.
Of Onagigawa River (onagigawa) flowing through Koto triangle zone to east and west as for the Ogibashi Lock Gate is almost located in the center. We enable navigation of ship by letting water level of "mini-Panama Canal" and waterway called *shitsu (koushitsu) caught in two water gates (front door and rear door) in facility where it may be said with river varying in water level as navigation possibility fluctuate artificially.
It was built to Rakan temple of Ojima or Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine along the approximately 50m east Onagigawa River originally from the present location in signpost which played a role as sign of people who visited prayer. It was built towards Onagigawa River and functioned as Landmark indicating border of Edo for people who came and went on ship which passed Onagigawa River and riverside way.
There is good Oimatu of form that put branch on mansion of the Kukis of Onagigawa River northern coast in the Edo era and it becomes famous and is described in Hiroshige because Iemitsu Tokugawa admired, and stop by ship, and "we do the upper part of a river and this river, and Basho leaves phrase of friend in haze month" for this place, too. This pine withered and died at the end of the Meiji era, but revived in the current ground in (1988) September in 1988.
Yokojyukkengawa Water Park is park of 1,900m in length to follow from Onagigawa River to flat house bridge. Because the Yokojikken River flowed through (1659) aside seeing from Edo-jo Castle in river of about ten ken of excavated width of a river (about 18m) in 1659, this name was attached. The embarkation experience of Edo Japanese-style ship is possible and there are boat platform and the water athletic, pond of iris and can enjoy seasonal nature.
Onagigawa River Clover-kyo Bridge bound 4 districts of Sarue, Ojima, Kitasuna, Ogibashi together at Onagigawa River and junction of the Yokojikken River, and significance as Landmark which could provide comfortable life and interchange of person and culture in community was planned as deep bridge. Completion is bridge for exclusive use of walker and bicycle in (1994) December in 1994. Four-leaf clover is drawn in the middle of bridge and is often used as location.