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04. Around Higashiyama and Utatsuyama
Higashi Chaya District Kanazawa Yasue Gold-Leaf Museum
National Important Cultural Asset SHIMA Asanogawa River
Kaikaro Utatsuyama Temple Area "Spiritual Road"
Higashi Chaya Kyukeikan Rest House Utatsuyama Park
  [ Kanazawa Yasue Gold-Leaf Museum ]
Kanazawa Yasue Gold-Leaf Museum photo
Kanazawa Yasue Gold-Leaf Museum photo
Kanazawa Yasue Gold-Leaf Museum photo

This museum focuses on and exhibits gold beating tools and artistic handicraft articles collected by Komei Yasue, a famous gold leaf artisan. Visitors can see the manufacturing process of gold leaves. The museum exhibits a large number of works including folding screens, Noh costumes, Kutani porcelain, a Kanazawa Buddhist altar, Kaga lacquer work, and Kaga incrustation work.

    Open : 9:30 am to 5 pm (Visitors must enter by 4:30 pm.) - Closed : Exhibit changes from Dec. 29 to Jan. 3  
    Admission fee : Adult: 300 yen; group (20 persons min.): 250 yen per person; person of 65 years old or over: 200 yen; person below high-school age: Free
    Address : 1-3-10 Higashiyama  
    Contact : Tel. 251-8950, fax. 251-8952  
    Web : http://www.kanazawa-museum.jp/kinpaku/  
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