[#J_ARCHITECTURE] Kanazawa station is a main station in Hokuriku area, where passengers can take Shinkansen, express trains as well as local trains for travel and commute. As one of the most beautiful stations in Japan, there are many architectural spots at the station. At the Kenrokuen exit, there is Tsuzumimon gate which is the landmark of Kanazawa station, and a Glass Canopy which bears the name ‘Motenashi dome (lit. hospitality dome)’. On the other side of the station, there is some water feature outside the Kanazawa port exit.