Kotoku-in

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Kotoku-in
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Kotoku-in is the more common name for Taiizan Kotoku-in Shojosen-ji in Kamakura, Kanagawa prefecture. This Jodo-shu Buddhist temple is renowned for its Diabutsu, or Great Buddha, which is one of the most famous icons of Japan. The temple has been designated a National Treasure and is undergoing UNESCO review. 

Overview

Address

4-2-28, Hase, Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture 248-0016, Japan (Map) (Directions)

Hours

8:00 - 17:30 Open Now

Opening Hours

Monday 8:00 - 17:30
Tuesday 8:00 - 17:30
Wednesday 8:00 - 17:30
Thursday 8:00 - 17:30
Friday 8:00 - 17:30
Saturday 8:00 - 17:30
Sunday 8:00 - 17:30
Holidays 8:00 - 17:30

Price

¥200

Phone Number

0467-22-0703

Website

kotoku-in.jp

Access

A 5-10 minute walk from Hase Station on the Enoden Railway Line.

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