There are many antique cinema billboards displayed along the cinematic road in Ome, Tokyo. Those billboards were painted by Bankan Kubo who is called the last painter of cinema billboards in Japan.
Some cat’s illustrations on billboards painted by Mao Yamaguchi are also displayed.
Ome city prospered as a post town between central Tokyo and local area in Edo period(1603-1867), and some historic buildings still remain on the road.You can visit some historic buildings designated Cultural Properties.
・1-Day Cinematic Road & Sake Brewery Private Guided Tour