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Very nice temple to take photos and hike in a park near by

The temple is surrounded by a park with trails, bamboo trees and city view. When you face a shrine... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2018
pavel816
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Cleveland, Ohio
資料館がとても良かったです/ The museum was great.

瑠璃光寺横の資料館には、日本全国の五重の塔の写真と模型が展示されていて、瑠璃光寺のもののみならず、五重の塔一般への理解を深めるのにとても役に立ちました。 There were pictures... read more

Reviewed May 5, 2018
motokokuroki
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Tokyo, Japan
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May 4, 2018
“Very nice temple to take photos and hike in a park near by”
May 5, 2018
“資料館がとても良かったです/ The museum was great.”
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Reviewed May 5, 2018

瑠璃光寺横の資料館には、日本全国の五重の塔の写真と模型が展示されていて、瑠璃光寺のもののみならず、五重の塔一般への理解を深めるのにとても役に立ちました。 There were pictures and models of every pagodas in Japan, which helped a lot to understand not only here's Rurikoin's pagoda but also in general what is a Japanese pagoda. 瑠璃光寺五重の塔の特徴は何なのか、五重の塔は他に、どんな年代のどんなものがあるか・・・。 全国の40以上の五重の塔のビジュアルを一瞥できる機会は、なかなかないと思います。展示は懇切丁寧で、作り手の方の愛情を感じました。ビデオ上映もあり、実物を眺めるだけではわかりづらい細部の説明もすんなり頭に入ります。 自分の好みの五重の塔を選んだりするのも楽しいです。 I don't think there're not many places where we can see...More

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Reviewed May 4, 2018

The temple is surrounded by a park with trails, bamboo trees and city view. When you face a shrine go to the right and up above the cemetery.

Thank pavel816
Reviewed March 14, 2017

This is one of our family's favorite spots in Yamaguchi Prefecture. In fact, we come here each March to take a family portrait in front of the pagoda and pond. The temple itself is lovely and staffed with incredibly friendly docents, many of whom speak...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

Free, so be a sport and buy some incense or something to support this bastion of extreme beauty. Pagoda is lit up until midnight.

Thank Jail_the_Rich
Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

We came here last autumn and came back for "hanami" or Cherry Blossom viewing. We loved our visit because you could really appreciate the beauty of the pagoda and sakura without the people obstructing the view. The children could also wander around but be careful...More

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