Meimei-an teahouse was built in 1779 by Matsudaira Fumai-ko, the lord who spread tea ceremony culture across the region. The teahouse has a garden with views of Matsue Castle, and serves tea and Japanese sweets.
Opening Days: Open all year round (except from Dec 29th – Jan 1st)
Admission fee: 200 yen Admission and tea/sweet – 500 yen
Getting There: Take the Lakeline bus from Matsue Station and get off at Shiomi Nawate. It’s a four minute walk up behind the samurai houses.