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A small museum in a scenic neighborhood

As a museum dedicated to an ancient Japanese poetry anthology, you can expect two things: it's... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
Marina P
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28 Jul 2016
“A small museum in a scenic neighborhood”
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Shigureden is located by the Oigawa river of Arashiyama, Kyoto and used to be a museum to introduce "Ogura Hyakunin Isshu" (classical anthology of one hundred Japanese waka or poetries). Since 21st of March 2017, Shigureden has been closed for...more
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11 Susukinobaba-cho, Sagatenjyuji, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
Western Kyoto
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

As a museum dedicated to an ancient Japanese poetry anthology, you can expect two things: it's small, and there's next to no english. If you can't at least read hiragana, you won't get much out of this. But the exhibits are beautiful, and I enjoyed...More

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