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The Arts and Crafts of Echizen

The Arts and Crafts of Echizen

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A virtual event to show the local arts of Echizen; from knife making to washi traditional paper, local artisans have prospered in..

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Heisenji Hakusan Shrine

Heisenji Hakusan Shrine

Heisenji Hakusan Shrine is a Shinto shrine in tThe temple of Heisenji was built about 1300 years ago at the entrance to the Echizen pilgrimage path around..

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Nishiyama Park

Nishiyama Park

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Nishiyama Park was built in 1856 by the Seventh Lord of Sabae Han (feudal area), who established this park not for his family or subjects, but for t..

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Glasses Museum in Sabae

Glasses Museum in Sabae

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Sabae City, Fukui, is the heart of Japan-made glasses frame production with the Glasses Museum a key place to admire the history..

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Yokokan Garden

Yokokan Garden

Yokokan Garden (養浩館庭園, Yōkōkan Teien) is a traditional Japanese garden established in the Edo period (1603 - 1868). The Yokokan villa inside th..

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Ichijodani Asakura Family Historic Ruins

Ichijodani Asakura Family Historic Ruins

The Ichijōdani Asakura Family Historic Ruins are historic ruins located in the Kidonouchi section of the city of Fukui, Fukui Prefecture, in the Hok..

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Maruoka Castle

Maruoka Castle

Maruoka Castle is a hirayama-style Japanese castle located in the Maruoka neighbourhood of the city of Sakai, Fukui Prefecture, in the Hokuriku regi..

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