|Sakura is the featured theme on Ueno's manhole covers.|
|Anmitsu at museum's cafe|
|Coffee jelly with cream (half eaten....)|
|An exhibit of Heian period guardian statues at Buddhist temples.|
The exhibit was only one room but was filled with exquisitely carved wooden figures covered in gold leaf. At approximately 20' tall, the main attraction statue situated in the middle of the room and sitting on a pedestal and gold lotus flower, it is the largest of its kind and the first time the statue had been seen in its entirety, and the first time to be taken out of its temple and seen by the public at large.
|Tokyo National Museum|
|Statue at Tokyo National|
As we were tiredly trying to make our way back to the Ueno station, I saw a poster on the station pillar for an exhibit of Taisho era (1912-1926) paintings by Kitayama Seitaro.
|Painting exhibit of Western influenced art|
at the Tokyo Station Gallery.