Kanazawa Shinise Memorial Hall

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Area: Ishikawa
Address: 2 Chome-2-45 Nagamachi, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa-ken [map]
Access: 1.8 km from Kanazawa Station Hokuriku Shinkansen
Hours: 9:30 to 5pm
Admission: Adults: ¥100

A preserved two story home on the edge of the Nagamachi samurai neighborhood that belonged to a wealthy merchant in the Edo period. The house differs from the Samurai buildings in that there is a business area in the front with living quarters our the back.

Tea Room | Photo by Gregory Lane

The museum is filled with traditional crafts and artifacts including tools used in the business.

Admission is free with the Kanazawa City Cultural Admission Pass.