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Myozenji

Shirakawa-mura, Ono-gun, Gifu Prefecture
+81 5769-6-1009
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Two floors, great view, bottom floor with fire

On the bottom floor there is a room with a fire going. The two floors upside are all black with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mark_Daemen
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Ghent
Best house to visit as it contains House and museum

This is the best of the 4 houses to visit as the entrance ticket covers a visit to the temple as... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mel7155
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singapore
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3 weeks ago
“Two floors, great view, bottom floor with fire”
3 weeks ago
“Best house to visit as it contains House and museum ”
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Shirakawa-mura, Ono-gun, Gifu Prefecture
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+81 5769-6-1009
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the bottom floor there is a room with a fire going. The two floors upside are all black with some agricultaral appliances on display. The building is open to the short side and offers great views on the neighboring buildings and gardens. There is...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best of the 4 houses to visit as the entrance ticket covers a visit to the temple as well as a free small photo taken of you inside the house. Good place to visit to see what the interiors of these houses...More

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Reviewed December 13, 2017

Myozenji is the largest Gasho structure in the village. You can go up to the second floor to view the village at upper level. The house seems to belong to another stream of believe but we have to time to enquire on the details.

Thank YTCHENG
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Reviewed June 25, 2016

Myozenji is the biggest Gasho construction in the village. From the second floor, you can take a nice view of the village.

Thank Kimitaka S
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Reviewed June 19, 2016

Another example of the gassho-zukuri style of house building in the unspoiled village of Ogimachi which is so worth a visit!

Thank Douglas552
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Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

The structure of the house itself was worth visiting, but comparing with neighboring gassho-style houses such as kanda house, people here are not friendly at all, and seemed not welcoming the guests very much...

1  Thank Junichi38
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Reviewed July 10, 2013

This must be one of the most unusual Shin Buddhist temples in Japan or anywhere in the world. It belongs to the Higashi Honganji (Jodo Shinshu) school.

1  Thank HardBop
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