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STEEP YOURSELF IN ZEN
D.T. Suzuki Museum| 鈴木大拙館

Photo : Courtesy of D.T. Suzuki Museum

Daisetz T. Suzuki (1870-1966) was a Buddhist philosopher who was crucial to the spread of Zen teachings in the West. Opened in 2011, the architect Yoshio Taniguchi designed the space to reflect the landscape in Kanazawa, as the museum is surrounded by stone walls and a reflective pond while set against impressive plateaus. The museum is structured so that the visitor goes through stages of observing, learning, and contemplating about the ideas and achievements of D.T. Suzuki.

Address : 3-4-20 Honda-machi, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa 920-0964

Phone : +81-76-221-8011

Region : Ishikawa | Kanazawa

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Official Site : Link

Admission : Adults : ¥300 / Seniors aged 65 and over : ¥200 / High school students and younger : Free

Hours : 9:30 to 17:00 (Last entry 30 mins before closing)
Closed on Monday (Open if Monday is a national holiday, closed the following day), during year-end and new year holidays

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