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|Address||3-11-36 Hoei, Fukui City|
|Business hours||9:00-19:00 (exit time. From Nov. 6 to the last day of Feb.: exit time is 17:00)|
|Access||It's a 15 min. walk from JR Fukui Sta. to the famous Yokokan Garden.|
|Closed||From Dec. 28 to Jan. 4|
|Tel||0776-21-0489 (Fukui Municipal History Museum)|
Head temple of the Soto sect founded by Zen monk Dogen, assembling monks entering priesthood from all over the country. It assembles many features worthy of appreciation such as corridors scattered with delicate engravings and painted ceilings.
One of the three biggest dinosaur museums in the world. 43 whole body dinosaur skeletons, full-impact reconstruction models as well as fossils are exhibited in an extensive space.
The Tojinbo wall of rocks consisting of pyroxene andesite columnar joints stretches across continously for more than 1 km. Visitors can get on a pleasure cruise and admire rocks with characteristic peculiar shapes such as the beehive rock, the lion rock or the candle rock.