MAGCUL マグカル

MAGCUL(MAGNET+CULTURE)
the media for art, culture and events in Kanagawa prefecture.
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神奈川の魅力はココにある! 今すぐ案内したい6つの文化体験!!
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2019.02.15

The charm of Kanagawa is here! Six cultural experiences I would like to let you know about right now!!

 

Welcome to Magcul.net, the website that provides you with information about art and culture in Kanagawa Prefecture!! Kanagawa Prefecture lies approximately one hour by train away from Tokyo, the capital of Japan. It is an extremely attractive region that has both the beautiful nature of sea and mountains, as well as cities with trendy shops and tourist attractions.

This page introduces you to carefully selected contents about things you can see and experience in Kanagawa Prefecture that is especially recommended to foreign visitors to Japan, such as Seasonal Festivals, Local Specialties, Ukiyo-e Woodblock Prints, and Historic Ryokan Inns. We also let you know about art institutions within the prefecture, as well as places for eating and sightseeing close to them. We hope you will discover places you are interested in and will come to visit Kanagawa Prefecture!

("Magcul" is the abbreviation of "Magnet Culture", the initiative of Kanagawa Prefecture for creating a buzz in the region by attracting people through the charm of culture and art.

 

The charm of Kanagawa is here! Six cultural experiences I would like to let you know about right now!!

 

1. Experience traditional Japanese culture and feel the heart of Japan.
The charm of Kanagawa is here! Six cultural experiences I would like to let you know about right now!!

 

2. Touch, make, eat. Really experience Japanese local specialities!
The charm of Kanagawa is here! Six cultural experiences I would like to let you know about right now!!

 

3. See and learn about Kanagawa Prefecture's original landscapes through ukiyo-e woodblock prints.
The charm of Kanagawa is here! Six cultural experiences I would like to let you know about right now!!
"The Fifty-three Stations of the Tokaido - Kawasaki - Rokugo Ferry" Utagawa Hiroshige (first generation)
(Image courtesy of: Kanagawa Prefectural Museum of Cultural History)

 

4. Experience the culture of Japan through Kanagawa Prefecture's traditional festivals!
The charm of Kanagawa is here! Six cultural experiences I would like to let you know about right now!!

 

5. I'd like to stay there once! yuyado, with a history older than a hundred years.
The charm of Kanagawa is here! Six cultural experiences I would like to let you know about right now!!

 

6. Experience Kanagawa Prefecture, which can be enjoyed as a day trip from Tokyo, through a short trip!
The charm of Kanagawa is here! Six cultural experiences I would like to let you know about right now!!