The third chapter is open

The stream of river resembles the passing of time.
It mirrors the times of new and old.
Even a long lasting tradition becomes a history as time goes by.
At this place situated peacefully at the foot of Naka River, which once separated.

the towns of merchants and of samurai,Creation of new culture begins.In Edo period,
It was the old villa of ‘Ito Denemon’, whose life flourished as the king of coal mining in Chikuhou,
And later, the high class restaurant ‘Kikushige’, one of the few restaurants in the
town of Fukuhaku in which the customers could call in geisha, that was loved
by numerous business leaders That provided people with good old things.

Now here begins the third chapter
Once again from The Garden at Tenjin.

History

時を越え今を生きる大人たちへ伝えたい

川の流れは「時」それは新旧の時代を映し出す「鏡」
長年続く伝統も新たな時代と共に進化し歴史となる

時は江戸幕府に遡り
筑豊の炭鉱王として栄華を極めた「伊藤伝右衛門」の旧別邸として

福博の街では数少ない芸者を呼べる店として
多くの財界人に愛されてきた高級料亭「きくしげ」として

かつて商人の街と武士の街を隔てた那珂川の袂で生まれたたくさんのドラマが

今夏 西中洲の庭として新たな歴史を刻み始めます
時を越え 世代を越えた古き良きおもてなしを 今を生きる大人たちへ

Access

THE KIKUSHIGE
福岡市中央区西中洲4番3号
■中洲川端駅1番出口より徒歩5分
■天神駅16番出口より徒歩7分