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Higashi Honganji Temple

Address: 1-5-5 Nishiasakusa, Taito 111-0035, Tokyo Prefecture (Ueno, Asakusa)
Phone Number: +81 3-3843-9511
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Ranked #60 of 82 things to do in Taito
Type: Religious sites, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Religious sites, Sights & Landmarks
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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English first
Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Higashihonganji, located in Tokyo, is one of the biggest temples in Tokyo. Being near Asakusa Area,however, not so famous as Sensoji, which many foreigner are visiting.Historically, this temples belonged to one of the biggest sect of Japanese Buddhism and Kyoto has the temple of the same name that is the headquater of the sect.The relation of the two temples are... More 

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