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Kiyomizu Kannondo

1-29, Uenokoen, Taito, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3821-4749
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Small Temple

It’s a national heritage listed small temple, located in Ueno Park. As it’s on a higher ground... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RayParks
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Adelaide, Australia
Small but original and colorful temple in Ueno

After a good coffee, we start early Monday to visit Ueno park... close to the Entrance this... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2017
tonin92
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1-29, Uenokoen, Taito, Tokyo Prefecture
Ueno, Asakusa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s a national heritage listed small temple, located in Ueno Park. As it’s on a higher ground, Shinobazu Pond can be seen below the park. There were two willow cherry trees near the temple, but they had already finished blooming by the time we visited.

Thank RayParks
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

After a good coffee, we start early Monday to visit Ueno park... close to the Entrance this original temple (Dragon fountain and the roundTree) is a warm up for the other wonders of this Park, enjoy to wash your hands on Dragon mouth before entering...More

Thank tonin92
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

On our way to watching the cherry blossoms in Ueno we were attracted to this shrine located on our left. Like in all shrines in Japan you have a place to wash your hands. We went up and offered our prayers. We also put some...More

Thank Dhiraj H
Reviewed 12 April 2017

It has "Moon Pine Tree", which appears in Hiroshige's Ukiyoe. However, this is "new" moon pine tree. The one Hiroshige drawed has gone. If the time is right, you can see beautiful weeping cherry trees in front of this temple.

Thank jalanworld
Reviewed 11 March 2017

From the top of the hill, you can look down on this Shrine and it really pops. The view from behind with the reflection on the pond is also beautiful

1  Thank Jon M
Reviewed 21 August 2016

A smaller version of the famous Kiyomizu Temple in Kyoto, this structure is well worth a stop when in Ueno Park. It is one of the few buildings in the huge Kaneiji Temple complex (now Ueno Park) to have survived the civil war leading to...More

Thank Rumples
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

The Dragon fountain at the main entrance is a very nice detail. Temple is not spectacular but certainly worth visiting if you are at Ueno park

Thank hetman_kalasanty
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

The temple is one of the attractions of Ueno Park. It id located on the small hill, so the view is beautiful especially by shaped wheel bonzai tree.

Thank Piotrul
Reviewed 23 April 2016

I was crossing Ueno Park, from train station to the National Museum, when I came accross this lovely small shrine.

Thank simoneabcoutinho
Reviewed 11 February 2016

to get here you have to pass through the alley of shops selling lots of interesting stuff.located on a hill.

Thank jaakamat
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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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