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15 May 2017
“Nice but not original”
21 Feb 2017
“nice - but out of the way”
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

Nothing remained of the original gate so the building is just a modern approximation. I found it a bit disappointing.

Thank J053F
Reviewed 21 February 2017

It stands out because there is nothing else around - but you can see that they are developing the temple complex to its original splendor. I think once it is done - it will be amazing.

Thank L-van-Cleef
Reviewed 19 July 2016

The gate itself was massive and okay for taking pics, but the surroundings were not that wow. From this gate to the Daigokuden Hall, it requires some walking (10+ min), as the distance's quite far. When we visited this place, there weren't many tourists, probably...More

Thank Lazyism T
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Really now, this is not an attraction. Just a big Japanese office building. It may have some historical value, but I can't imagine what. Across the street is a very nice museum.

Thank bruce_santarosa
Reviewed 13 May 2014

The structure is another gate a long way from the centre of town. It is the official gate to the palace. The palace is another lovely building but there is not much else there apart from a very plain throne. No impressive grounds etc. Very...More

Thank PeterLitza
Reviewed 11 June 2012

The recontruction efforts were really great...The structure in all of its grandeur.... walking required....

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