Sen Sōtan, Sen no Rikyu’s grandson, built the original tea house on the north side of the Sen residence. It’s name Konnichi-an means “Hut of This Day” (今日庵). The Urasenke school of Japanese tea is also referred to by the name of its representative tea room Konnichi-an.
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Take the city bus number 9 to Horikawaji-no-uchi(18 stops, 27 minutes). From there, walk in eastern direction and turn left into the Ogawa-dori (小川通).
Address JP: 〒602-0061 京都府京都市上京区本法寺前町613-1 裏千家今日庵
Address EN: 〒602-0061 Kyoto, Kamigyo Ward, Honpojimaecho, 613-1 裏千家今日庵
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