That is a reason Nara makes an attractive tourist destination.
On this website, You can see some information
about historical figures and historical eventsthat will hopefully
make you become more interested in Nara.
Ancient Yamato seen from the viewpoint of the Edo Period
In the Age of Provincial Wars (1467 – 1590) during which people were preoccupied with battles throughout Japan, samurais played very important roles in various regions. Do you know about samurais who were active in Yamato (present Nara Pref.)? Here, we will follow the mark made by samurais in Yamato during the period through the time when Toyotomi Hideyoshi and Tokugawa Ieyasu brought an end to wars.