Shogawa Aqua Memorial Park (Shogawa Mizu Kinen Koen)2.5
A park with a 36m(118ft)-high fountain and a variety of facilities where you can learn about the culture and traditional crafts of Shogawa area in Tonami City, Toyama Prefecture. The Shogawa Mizu Shiryo-kan (Shogawa Water Museum) features the history of the use of the River Shogawa, introducing the way how the people in the older days rode and handled logs in the river. In the Shogawa Tokusan-kan (Shogawa Specialty Promotion Center), the local special products, Shogawa Hikimono Kiji (Shogawa Woodcraft) are exhibited, demonstrated and sold. The Matsumura Sotojiro Bijutsukan (Matsumura Sotojiro Museum of Art) introduces the works of Matsumura, a local sculptor. In the Shogawa Wood Plaza, you can find a cafe, a shop where you can purchase souvenirs and specialties of Shogawa such as wooden wares and Yuzu citrus products, and a foot bath which is free of charge. Along the Rivewr Shogawa, you can view the emerald green world with mountains and the river - it is superb with cherry blossoms in spring and with snow in winter, which is reminiscent of indian ink paintings. You can also enjoy cycling, walking and joining the seasonal events on site.
Park https://mizukinen.com/ (Japanese)
Park Guide map https://mizukinen.com/images/map.pdf (Japanese)
Water Museum https://shogawa-museum.jp/mizusiryoukansite/ (Japanese)
PurposeTraditional folk,experience,kids,cherry blossom viewing,hot springs,art,sightseeing,shopping,an eating tour
Airport/Sta.Toyama Airport (about 19.1km) Google Transit
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5.0a year ago
It's a awesome place , the color of tree changes with the weather
5.02 years ago
Was almost completely empty when I visited, so I could have an undisturbed walk with amazing river and mountains view.
5.04 years ago
Beautiful quiet place to visit with yuzu soft serve! ＼(^-^)／
4.0a year ago
Nice view in Autumn !
4.06 years ago
Shogawa Mizukinen Koen.
Restaurant, local products, a lovely river side walk.