Kanazawa Station, Kanazawa

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Catch the train at Kanazawa Station, home to an impressive display of modern Japanese architecture. In front of the station's entrance stands the grand Tsuzumi-mon, a red gate in the form of a traditional Japanese hand drum. The main structure, the Motenashi (Welcome) Dome, consists of a high, swooping roof of steel frames and a spherical glass design. This area also has shopping stores and sometimes hosts small events. To visit Kanazawa Station on your trip to Kanazawa, use our Kanazawa day trip tool .
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  • Hokuriku Shinkansen current terminal station. There is a big gate when going out of the station building in the kenrokuen district. At this station, there are also trains directly to the Hokuriku Main Line in fukui, the IR Ikawa Railway for Toyama, and the Nanao Line.
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  • When you enter the station, the direction indicator lights are immediately on, and everything is indicated in both Japanese and English. If you do not come out, there is plenty of willing staff to help you out.
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