(15) Senriyama “Garden City” – Utopia in the Taisho Era

Exhibit name: 田園都市”千里山 ~大正時代の理想郷~ (Senriyama “Garden City” – Utopia in the Taisho Era)

Summary: A “garden city” called Senriyama 千里山, built in the Osaka suburbs between 1920 and 1928, aka 千里山住宅地 (Senriyama residential area). Senriyama was modeled after Letchworth, England レッチワース, with a focus on a rotary/roundabout ロータリー.

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  • Senriyama Garden City 田園都市千里山 in 1945 (at left):
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