Shōsō-in facts for kids
It is the oldest museum structure in the world.
The building was built in the "log-cabin style" (校倉 azekura) with a raised floor raised floor (高床式 takayuka-shiki).
- Imperial Household Agency (Kunaichō), Imperial Household Agency page for Shōsōin (in Japanese)
- University of California, Irvine, Shosoin Imperial Repository.
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