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Shrine and some local history

A small but well kept shrine, with many interesting statues. Parts of the old castle wall have been... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
KlapauciusJapan
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Japan
if you understand Japanese, it will be worth a visit, not a must do otherwise

We did this on a quick tour day hitting a whole bunch of small short things. This was definitely... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2016
Kip F
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Sacramento, California
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5 Nov 2017
“Shrine and some local history”
17 May 2016
“if you understand Japanese, it will be worth a visit, not a must do otherwise”
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1-21-17 Chuo, Fukui 910-0006, Fukui Prefecture
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

A small but well kept shrine, with many interesting statues. Parts of the old castle wall have been left exposed, which you can look down at. Not very impressive but interesting for the history of the area. An old bridge, which used to span a...More

2  Thank KlapauciusJapan
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We did this on a quick tour day hitting a whole bunch of small short things. This was definitely not a site to spend a lot of time, unless you read and understand Japanese, then the upstairs movie and exhibit will take more time. We...More

3  Thank Kip F
Reviewed 29 September 2015

A shrine that we came across whilt walking. Worth visiting for it's architecture. One of the few places i saw with a lot of pigeons.

1  Thank WorcesterMoray
Reviewed 18 September 2015

The main thing to see is Shibata Shrine, a very nice small Shinto shrine. There are also some statues, and ruins of the old castle walls that give you an impression of Fukui's history that was built over. There used to be a large model...More

1  Thank KlapauciusJapan
Reviewed 13 March 2015

A short walk from Fukui station, you can find a nice little shrine, and ruins of the old castle walls that give you an impression of Fukui's history that was built over. There are some interesting statues, and a large model of what Fukui castle...More

3  Thank KlapauciusJapan
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