Dazai Osamu Memorial Museum "Shayoukan"
The house where the literary master Dazai Osamu was born and raised
This mansion was built by Dazai Osamu's father, Tsushima Gen'emon. It has been designated as an important cultural property by the government. It houses Dazai Osamu's mantle, original manuscripts, writing tools, and other personal belongings. In addition to materials related to Dazai, there are also impressive displays of the mansions of wealthy merchants from the Tohoku region.