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Choshoji Temple長勝寺


Aomori Hirosaki-shi Nishishigemori 1-23-8 (HirosakiArea)

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Review of Choshoji Temple

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Reviewed:2017/05/14 One of the oldest existing Zen temple buildings in Japan
Located at the end of a road lined with temples of the Soto sect of Zen Buddhism. This was the temple of the Tsugaru family which ruled this region of Aomori in the Edo Period. A very fine guided...
Reviewed:2017/01/06 The cherry at the end of an interesting street
Choshoji is situated at the end of a street (actually 2) lined with temples. Theres a dozen or so temples in one area. Most of these have little to offer, unless you really like temples, but...
Reviewed:2016/08/25 Certainly worth visiting
This is at the end of a road lined with temples that we found to be of little interest, especially on a searing hot day.
The best was saved for last. Inside the main building are beautiful wood...

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Aomori Hirosaki-shi Nishishigemori 1-23-8 [ map ]
Business hours
April 1 - October 31, 8:30-16:30
March 1 - March 31, 9:00 to 16:00
Regular holiday
December - February

Information Sources:  ZENRIN CO., LTD.


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          Centuries-old stories of samurai at Kakunodate and the remains of millennia-old archaeological sites including the likes of Isedotai invite history buffs to delve into Aomori’s fascinating history. As the most northern prefecture on the Japanese mainland, Aomori enjoys a cooler climate, which makes it a welcome escape from the southern cities for combining castles, art galleries, and summer festivals with the great outdoors.

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