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Kiyomizu Kannon-do

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1-29, Uenokoen, Taito 110-0007, Tokyo Prefecture
Ueno, Asakusa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful old temple in Ueno Park - the oldest temple in Tokyo. Small & very well maintained. Has lovely views of the park & a curious circular pine tree. A quick 5 minute visit while in the area.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Sarah D
Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

This is a lovely very old temple. You go up a small hill to reach it. Once there you will be standing on a platform with a view of the park. The temple is a favourite of women hoping to conceive. There is a pine...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank DotsGirl2
Reviewed March 12, 2019

Shrine shines in Ueno Park! After visiting numerous shrines on our traipse around Japan this shrine stands out for its proximity to the Ueno district and overlooking the park. Worth including with your museum and zoo visit.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Cavydad
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

We wandered here while in Ueno for vacation from the US. It's a beautiful historical building with a small shop inside. There's a lot of great photo spots up on the deck and nearby. No fee that I know of. The park is nearby too...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sammyraez
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Ueno Park is nice to escape the Tokyo crowds. I had a nice morning stroll in the park in the morning. This is a shrine dedicated to conception. As it is situated on a hill it also offers a nice panoramic view. Some interesting sites...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Mark_Daemen
Reviewed May 7, 2018

One of Tokyo's oldest Budhist temples ( 1631 ) Is a mini-copy of the well-known Kyomizu-dera in Kyoto. The god ( Kannon ) Kosodate is enshrined in this temple and is the protector of childbearing. Many childless women come here in pelgrimage hoping to conceive.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank roboesGistel
Reviewed April 15, 2018

I came across this temple inside Ueno park, as it was near the park entrance. It is home to an image of Kosodate Kannon, the goddess of conception. Nothing unusual, though there were few locals offering incense. As the temple is on a hillside, I...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank LG_Kay
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit and the circular tree is one of my very interesting and favorite spot here, I also washed my face in the dragon fountain thing, they said the water is lucky.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank navas2002
Reviewed April 13, 2018

We visited the Ueno Park and this temple, located on the top of the hill with many cherry trees around it so it was very popular for blossom viewing and photo taking. You can get a good view down hill, be sure to walk down...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Brown_Samantha
Reviewed April 8, 2018

It’s a small temple on the higher ground in Ueno Park. There were two willow cherry trees beside the temple. One was already blooming, but the other was still to bloom.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old
Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa.
Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit
a variety of different museums and galleries. At
Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the
grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed
alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at
the end of the year, when many people go on shopping
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