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  1. Yokohama Hakkeijima Sea Paradise

    Yokohama Hakkeijima Sea Paradise

    View onto the Yokohama Hakkeijima Sea Paradise and Tokyo Bay from the park at Kanazawa Bunko
  2. Shōmyōji

    Shōmyōji

    Entrance to the Shōmyōji at Kanazawa Bunko in Yokohama
  3. Shōmyōji

    Shōmyōji

    View through Shōmyōji's karamon onto the honden (main hall)
  4. Karamon of Shōmyōji

    Karamon of Shōmyōji

    The karamon or karakado (唐門) of Shōmyōji Temple at Kanazawa Bunko in Yokohama
  5. Shōmyōji

    Shōmyōji

    Shōmyōji Temple at Kanazawa Bunko in Yokohama
  6. Shomyoji

    Shomyoji

    Shōmyōji Temple at Kanazawa Bunko in Yokohama
  7. Shōmyōji Temple

    Shōmyōji Temple

    The honden (main hall) of Shōmyōji Temple at Kanazawa Bunko in Yokohama
  8. Shomyoji

    Shomyoji

    Shōmyōji Temple at Kanazawa Bunko in Yokohama
  9. Daruma

    Daruma

    A cluster of daruma at Kanazawa Bunko
  10. Shomyoji

    Shomyoji

    Shōmyōji Temple at Kanazawa Bunko in Yokohama
  11. Kanezawa Sanetoki

    Kanezawa Sanetoki

    Kanezawa Sanetoki (金沢 実時), also called Hōjō Sanetoki (北条実時, 1224-1276) was the founder of the Kanazawa Bunko (Kanazawa Library). He was a member of the Kanezawa branch of the Hōjō clan. He was born to Hōjō Saneyasu in 1224. As his talent was discovered by his uncle Hōjō Yasutoki, Sanetoki was...
  12. Kanazawa Bunko

    Travel Kanazawa Bunko

    Kanazawa Bunko (金沢文庫), also known as the Kanesawa (or Kanezawa) Bunko, is a library located in Kanazawa-chō, Kanazawa-ku, in the city of Yokohama. Along with Ashikaga Gakkō library, it was one of the two most important centres of learning in medieval Japan. Nowadays, it is a private museum that...
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