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Soak up some history at Shima, a Geisha house that has been standing since 1820, now preserved as museum. Explore the elaborately decorated building, whose artifacts will transport you back to a time when customers sought entertainment by the music and dance here. Enjoy some tea and pastry in the garden, but note that there is no English information or guide here. See Shima and all Kanazawa has to offer by arranging your trip with our Kanazawa trip planner .
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  • Kaga merchants who came from Owari acquired intelligence and education, played, and played in a stylish place! It was a very familiar space, remembering the state of the past. A cup of tea is exceptional, with a view of the well-kept courtyard.
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  • While it is interesting to walk through a Japanese house, there is very little stuff inside and almost no explanation in English. So you can see a couple of hair brushes, a musical instrument and two ...  more »
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