13 Sights in Fukuyama, Japan (with Map and Images)

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Explore interesting sights in Fukuyama, Japan. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 13 sights are available in Fukuyama, Japan.

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1. Ota house

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Ōta Family Residence (大田家residence) is a historical building (private house) located in Tomomachi, Fukuyama City, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. Originally the residence of the Nakamura family, a brewery of Homei sake that served as the official sake store of the Fukuyama Domain, it became the property of the Ota family in the Meiji era. It represents the early modern merchant architecture of the Seto Inland Sea, and was designated as an important cultural property of Japan on May 31, 1991. In addition, it is designated as a historic site of Hiroshima Prefecture (designated in 1940) as the Tomo Seven Lord Fall Ruins.

Wikipedia: 太田家住宅 (福山市) (JA)

2. 日本はきもの博物館

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日本はきもの博物館 Carpkazu / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Japan Kimono Museum is a registered museum in Hiroshima Prefecture that once located in Matsunaga-cho, Fukuyama City, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. Located east of the south exit of JR West Japan Matsunaga Station, there was also a Japan local toy museum on the same site. It was operated and managed by the Yoshiyoshi Cultural Foundation, but it will be closed in 2013 (Heisei 25).

Wikipedia: 日本はきもの博物館 (JA)

3. 日本郷土玩具博物館

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日本郷土玩具博物館 Carpkazu / CC BY-SA 3.0

Japan Local Toys Museum is a museum with the theme of local toys in Songyong Town, Fukuyama City, Hiroshima Prefecture. Located in the east of the south exit of Songyong Station in JR West Japan, there is also a Japanese Kimono Museum in the same land, which is operated and managed by Yifang Culture Consortium, and closed in 2013 (25 years of Heisei).

Wikipedia: 日本郷土玩具博物館 (JA)

4. 福禅寺

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Fukuzenji Temple (福禅寺) is a Buddhist temple of the Shingon sect Daikakuji sect located in Fukuyama City, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. The mountain number is Kaiganyama, and the temple number is Senjuin. The precincts are designated as a national historic site as "The precincts of Tomofukuzenji Temple of the Joseon Communications Envoy Site".

Wikipedia: 福禅寺 (福山市) (JA)

5. 安国寺

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Ankoku-ji (安国寺) is a Buddhist temple of the Kokutai-ji branch of Rinzai school of Buddhism in Fukuyama, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. This temple was built by the priest Kakushin in 1273. Afterwards, it was revived by Ankokuji Ekei in 1579, though it remained in decline. This temple is classified as an Important Cultural Property.

Wikipedia: Ankoku-ji (Fukuyama) (EN)

6. 法宣寺

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Faxuan Temple is a Buddhist temple of Rilianzong located in the back of Gao Town, Fukuyama City, Hiroshima Prefecture. The mountain name is Dajue Mountain. It is widely known as a temple with "Tiangai Pine" designated as a national natural monument. Old Ben Mountain is Miaoxian Temple in Kyoto.

Wikipedia: 法宣寺 (JA)

7. 広島県立歴史博物館

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Hiroshima Prefectural Museum of History is a prefectural museum in Fukuyama, Japan, dedicated to the history and culture of the Setouchi region. It has a particular focus upon the medieval settlement of Kusado Sengen. The museum opened in the grounds of Fukuyama Castle in 1989.

Wikipedia: Hiroshima Prefectural Museum of History (EN)

8. 尾市1号墳

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Oichi No. 1 Tomb (尾市一号墳, Oichi Kofun) is a burial mound located in Shinichi-cho, Fukuyama City, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. The shape is an octagonal burial mound. One of the burial mounds that make up the Oichi Kofun Group. It is not designated as a historic site.

Wikipedia: 尾市1号墳 (JA)

9. Kusadoinari Shrine

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Kusadoinari Shrine Original uploader was Carpkazu at ja.wikipedia (Edited by 663highland) / CC BY 3.0

Caohu Inaho Shrine is a Inaho Shrine located in Caohu Town, Fukuyama City, Hiroshima Prefecture. Occasionally, it is considered as one of the three major rice lotus in Japan, and is generally called "Japan Rice Lotus Five Society in Kyoto Fujian Rice Lotus Series".

Wikipedia: 草戸稲荷神社 (JA), Website

10. 福山自動車時計博物館

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The Fukuyama Automobile Watch Museum is a registered museum of Hiroshima Prefecture located in Kitayoshitsu-cho, Fukuyama City, Hiroshima Prefecture. The initials of the English name "FACM" are abbreviated. It is operated by the Nose Cultural Foundation.

Wikipedia: 福山自動車時計博物館 (JA)

11. 山の神古墳

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The ancient grave of the God of Mountains is located in Facheng Temple, Yijia Town, Fukuyama City, Hiroshima Prefecture. The shape is a round grave (one is a front-back round grave). Designated as a designated historical site in Hiroshima Prefecture.

Wikipedia: 山の神古墳 (福山市) (JA)

12. 圓福寺

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圓福寺 Yanajin / CC BY-SA 3.0

Enpukuji Temple (Enpukuji) is a temple of the Shingon sect Daikakuji sect located in Tomo, Tomomachi, Fukuyama City, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. The mountain number is Nanlin Mountain. For details, it is named Nanrinzan Shakain Enpukuji.

Wikipedia: 円福寺 (福山市) (JA)

13. ふくやま美術館

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The Fukuyama Museum of Art is an art museum located in Fukuyama Castle Park, Marunouchi 1-chome, Fukuyama City, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. It opened in November 1988 with the aim of promoting local arts and culture.

Wikipedia: ふくやま美術館 (JA)

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