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Sankyo soko, Sakata
(3.8/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web)
Built in 1893 to store the rice produced in the region, all 11 of the buildings at Sankyo soko remain in use today. Inside two of these structures you can study the history of the area and its relevance to trade and the community. Purchase local products in the shop on site, and walk around the exterior for plenty of rich photo ops of the distinctive historic structure and river. Take a look at our Sakata travel itinerary planner to schedule your visit to Sankyo soko and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • I went to buy souvenirs, and Sakata is the most famous. Lot sold. Parking was crowded, but the dedicated mini dubious could be put in place. Saturday and Sunday are pretty gooey.
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  • Yamagata Sakata rice Shonai symbol designed by warehouse. Storage warehouse was built in 0/1893 (1893). Sakata was a busy port in the U.S. history in Williamsburg. U.S. warehouse walls, storehouse building 9 building capacity is 10800 tonnes (180000 bales). As the wisdom of using natural, such as the zelkova trees are arranged behind the summer high temperatures prevent the internal moisture to prevent double roof are made at low temperature warehouse still in active agricultural warehouses.
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  • It is the monument represented at each time in the tourist brochures and posters. On-site it theres nothing more that sheds formerly used to store the goods. RAS
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  • Nicely restored/maintained rice storehouses plus small museum.
  • Atmosphere and is perfect for exploring. Souvenirs and food. Parking and narrow. Another pretty good breakfast. If perhaps time is the meal eaten smoothly.
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  • One of the traditional landscape of Sakata in the tripadvisor Sakata-Shi # 1 tourist attraction. In a child speaking in modern architecture is a symbol of ships and Shonai rice processing landscape actually meijiza theater the same year completed the man Mao Zedong and Fusae Ichikawa and the same year was born.
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  • Rice warehouse to store the Shonai rice was built during the Meiji period. Is a zelkova trees for prevention of high temperature in summer is seen everywhere, such as natural ventilation with double roof and skylight and it its going to be local this summer is so hot where is the Northeast or is near the sea or documentary that, and hot as hell when I visited it lose more was annoying as not semi Shigure in zelkova trees and intense where there was.
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  • Is the place you want pictures to take in every season and taste. It is good to see free of artefacts, the Museum offers flower, rich in souvenirs. Where the parking lot is always crowded, narrow parking lot for tourist attractions. Zelkova serrata tree-lined entrance to parking and smoking, although this too narrow.
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