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Kanazawa Yasue Gold Leaf Museum - CLOSED

1-5-10 Kitayasue, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture
+81 76-233-1502
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Well worth the time

The Yasue Gold Leaf Museum details all the intricacies of producing gold leaf from a solid gold... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2015
alans747
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Kahului
come here to feel gold in your skin!!

The production of gold leaf started in Kanazawa at the end of the 16th century. The Maeda family... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2014
ninit_rohimi
,
Palembang, Indonesia
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4 Apr 2015
“Well worth the time”
21 Dec 2014
“come here to feel gold in your skin!!”
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1-5-10 Kitayasue, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture
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+81 76-233-1502
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Reviewed 5 April 2015

The Yasue Gold Leaf Museum details all the intricacies of producing gold leaf from a solid gold ingot to a film of gold 1/1000mm thick to be used on all kinds of everyday objects to decorating art pieces and even buildings. Visiting the museum gives...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2014

The production of gold leaf started in Kanazawa at the end of the 16th century. The Maeda family who ruled the Kaga Clan. and 98% of Japanese gold leaf is produced in Kanazawa.... A gold leaf is made by beating gold into an extremely thin...More

Thank ninit_rohimi