Guide

Kanazawa is famous for its Kenrokuen (one of the Three Great Gardens in Japan), Kanazawa Castle, nostalgic Geisha district, many museums and of course its food.

Attractions

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    21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art

    21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa offers both art and creations from wide-ranging fields related to art, including music, the performing arts, and film. 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art Kanazawa building was designed by two famous architects (Sejima Mazuyo and Nishizawa Ryue).

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    Former Nomura Samurai House

    Former Nomura Samurai House (Kanazawa) is where the Nomura Family, who successively held executive posts from generation to generation under rule of the Maeda Family, lived. The house has a coffered ceiling totally made of Japanese cypress. The garden inside the residence has a Japanese bayberry over 400 years old and a meandering stream surrounded read more

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    Higashi Chaya District

    Higashi Chaya District (East Geisha District) where Geisha entertain people by dance and music since the 17th century. Kanazawa has the second most Geisha in Japan, second only to Kyoto. Higashi Chaya District is the biggest of the four chaya districts in Kanazawa.

Districts

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Tours

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