23 Sights in Nagoya, Japan (with Map and Images)

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1. Nagoya

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Nagoya Station is a major railway station in Nakamura-ku, Nagoya, Japan. It is one of the world's largest train stations by floor area, and houses the headquarters of the Central Japan Railway Company. Much of this space is located in the JR Central Towers atop the station, as well as in underground concourses. The current station complex was completed on December 20, 1999. The station and the area around it is officially called Meieki (名駅) in the Japanese addressing system.

Wikipedia: Nagoya Station (EN)

2. 日置神社

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Hitai Shrine is a shrine located in Orange Yidingmu, the central district of Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture. Also known as "the god of the sun set" and "the palace of the eight streamers of the sun set". Located in the southern limit of Nagoya Chengxia Town, the highland of Hot Field Platform. From the nearby town, it leads north to Nagoya City and south to Hota Shrine.

Wikipedia: 日置神社_(名古屋市) (JA)

3. 日泰寺

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Kakuōzan Nittai-ji is a Buddhist temple located in the city of Nagoya, Aichi prefecture, Japan. It was built in 1904 in order to keep the ashes of Buddha, given to Japan by the Kingdom of Thailand. ”覚王” literally means "Enlightenment King," referring to the Buddha, and “日泰” means Japan and the Kingdom of Thailand in Japanese.

Wikipedia: Nittai-ji (EN)

4. 白鳥公園

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白鳥公園 アラツク / CC BY-SA 4.0

Bai Niao Park (Bai Niao Park) is an urban park located in Hot Field District, Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture. With "Nagoya International Conference Hall" and its "South Square" and "Swan Garden" as the core, it is composed of the block park in Qiwu Town and the ancient tomb park "Swan Imperial Mausoleum" in Swan Town.

Wikipedia: 白鳥公園 (JA)

5. 極楽寺

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極楽寺 KAMUI / CC BY-SA 4.0

Gokurakuji is a single temple located in Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture. The mountain name is Jiaobao Mountain, and it is originally regarded as Amitabha Buddha Tathagata sitting statue, which is said to have been made by Huixin Monk. Officially known as Jiaobao Mountain Yixinyuan Gokurakuji.

Wikipedia: 極楽寺 (名古屋市) (JA)

6. Stage of Universal Suffrage

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The Universal Election Memorial Altar is an open-air stage located in the Crane Dance Park in Showa District, Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture. It was built to commemorate the implementation of universal suffrage in Japan and designated as the tangible cultural property of Nagoya City.

Wikipedia: 普選記念壇 (JA)

7. Legoland Japan

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Legoland Japan Resort is a theme park in Nagoya, Japan. It opened on April 1, 2017. It is the first Legoland theme park in Japan; the second in Asia, after Legoland Malaysia Resort; and the eighth worldwide. The park was projected to attract over two million visitors annually.

Wikipedia: Legoland Japan Resort (EN), Website

8. 圓頓寺

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Yuandun Temple is a Rilianzong Temple located at No.7, No.11, Yidingmu, Naguye, West District, Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture. The mountain is Changjiu Mountain. The old mountain is the Liben Temple in Kyoto. Students learn from the law. It is also marked as Yuandun Temple

Wikipedia: 圓頓寺 (名古屋市) (JA)

9. 本遠寺

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Honenji (本遠寺) is a Nichiren Buddhist temple located in Shiratori, Atsuta Ward, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. Also known as Atsuta Hokkedo. The mountain number is Myokoyama. The former main mountain is Daihonzan Honkokuji Temple (Rokujōmon-ryū), Shōshi Hōen.

Wikipedia: 本遠寺 (名古屋市) (JA)

10. 有松天満社

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Arimatsu Tenmansha (arimatsu tenmansha) is a Shinto shrine located at Yonezuka 10, Narumi-cho, Midori-ku, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. The former shrine is a village shrine. The seat is the former Narumi Town, but it is the Ujigami of the former Arimatsu Town.

Wikipedia: 有松天満社 (JA)

11. 断夫山古墳

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断夫山古墳 Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport Government of Japan / Attribution

The Dampusan Kofun (断夫山古墳) is a large keyhole-shaped kofun burial mound located within the grounds of the Atsuta Shrine complex in the Hayata neighborhood of Atsuta-ku, Nagoya, Japan. The tumulus was designated a National Historic Site of Japan in 1987.

Wikipedia: Danpusan Kofun (EN)

12. 善光寺

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Zenkoji Temple (善光寺) is a Jodo sect temple located in Minato-ku, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. The mountain number is Linjiangshan. It is a temple built for the purpose of enshrining the alter ego of Zenkoji Temple in Nagano City, Nagano Prefecture.

Wikipedia: 善光寺 (名古屋市) (JA)

13. 物部神社

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Monobe Shrine (monobe jinja) is a Shinto shrine located in Tsutsui, Higashi-ku, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. It is a shikinai shrine in the Enki Shikikami name book. Since Oishi is a deity, it is also called Ishigami Shrine, Ishigamido, and Yamagami.

Wikipedia: 物部神社 (名古屋市) (JA)

14. 建中寺

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建中寺 KAMUI / CC-BY-SA-3.0

Kenchū-ji (建中寺) is a Jōdo-shū Buddhist temple in Tsutsui, Higashi-ku, Nagoya, central Japan. Starting in the Edo period, the mausoleums of the lords of the Owari Domain were located there, making it the Bodaiji of the Owari Tokugawa family.

Wikipedia: Kenchū-ji (EN), Website

15. 長寿寺

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Chōjū-ji Temple (長寿寺) is a temple of the Rinzai sect Eigenji sect located in Ōtaka-cho, Midori-ku, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. The mountain number is Washizusan. The main statue is Amitabha Buddha. Chita Shikoku Sacred Site No. 87.

Wikipedia: 長寿寺 (名古屋市) (JA)

16. Port of Nagoya Public Aquarium

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The Port of Nagoya Public Aquarium is a public aquarium in Minato-ku, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. It is the public aquarium with the largest tank capacity and total area in Japan. It also owns Japan's largest dolphin show tank.

Wikipedia: Port of Nagoya Public Aquarium (EN)

17. 戦争と平和の資料館ピースあいち

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The War and Peace Museum Peace Aichi (peace aichi) is a museum about war and peace located in Yomogidai, Meitou-ku, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. It was designated as a museum equivalent facility on August 24, 2010 (Heisei 22).

Wikipedia: 戦争と平和の資料館ピースあいち (JA)

18. 雲心寺

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Unshinji Temple (雲心寺) is a temple of the Jodo sect located in Ogashira-cho, Atsuta Ward, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. The main statue of Amida Buddha, one of the three great Buddhas of Nagoya, is the main statue.

Wikipedia: 雲心寺 (JA)

19. Oasis 21

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Oasis 21 is a modern facility located adjacent to Nagoya TV Tower in Sakae, Nagoya which was opened to the public in 2002. It contains restaurants, stores, and a bus terminal, as well as an area for tourist information.

Wikipedia: Oasis 21 (EN)

20. 金山神社

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金山神社

Kanayama Shrine (金山神社, Kanayama-jinja) is a Shinto shrine located in Kanayama-cho 1-chome, Atsuta-ku, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. The name of the surrounding place, "Kanayama", is derived from our company.

Wikipedia: 金山神社_(名古屋市熱田区) (JA)

21. 大須演芸場

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大須演芸場

Daxu Performing Arts Field is a folk art field and theater located in Daxu Erdingmu, Central District, Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture. It's next to Daxu Guanyin. As the only mailing seat in Beijing Circle, it is famous.

Wikipedia: 大須演芸場 (JA), Website

22. 白鳥古墳

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白鳥古墳

Shiratori Kofun is a burial mound located in Shiratori, Atsuta Ward, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. The shape is a front and rear circular burial mound. At Atsuta Jingu Shrine, it is called "Shiratori Goryo".

Wikipedia: 白鳥古墳 (名古屋市) (JA)

23. 長久寺

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Changjiu Temple is located in Sandingmu, Baibi, East District, Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture. The mountain number is Dongyue Mountain. The hospital number is Yicheng Hospital. This deity is the immovable king.

Wikipedia: 長久寺 (名古屋市) (JA)

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