Kanazawa is the capital city of , . As of 1 January 2018, the city had an estimated population of 466,029 in 203,271 households, and a population density of 990 persons per km². The total area of the city was 468.64 square kilometres.
Photo: tab2 dawa, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

, located in Kanazawa, , , is an old private . Photo: Daderot, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a large, partially-restored castle in Kanazawa, , . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The is a museum of contemporary art located in Kanazawa, , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.1 jp.

The Seisonkaku is a large villa in the city of Kanazawa, built in 1863 by Maeda Nariyasu, 13th daimyō of the Kaga clan, as a retirement home for his mother Shinryu-in. Photo: 663highland, CC BY 2.5.

Localities in the Area

is a city in . It is to the south of Kanazawa and boasts several traditional cultures which have developed since ancient times. Photo: Asturio Cantabrio, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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