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Bunshokan, Yamagata

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Architectural Building · Tourist Spot
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  • An imposing building perfectly sited at the end of a main street in the city, the Bunshokan once was the prefectural government office, but now houses the Yamagata Prefecture Museum. It was an easy....  more »
  • When our guide suggested a visit to the old prefecture administration building, I was skeptical. However, we ended up spending well over an hour. In fact, once I discovered the exhibit of a local...  more »
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  • This is a free museum/ historic building to explore for free. It's great on a rainy day. The old, noticeably western style, building was the prefecture office for yamagata prefecture. Many rooms are restored to original showing. Some nice views can be seen on the second floor. Inividuals who enjoy historical buildings, political sights or learning about prefecture history would enjoy this building.
  • Beautiful surroundings with lovely atmosphere. This building is English style and once it was the prefectural government office in Yamagata. It’s free to enter and the staff was very friendly too.
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