• Site Map

Phone inquiries 084-988-1111(temple office)

    Admission time and admission fee

    Hours open 9:00~17:00(Last entry at 16:30)
    Adults: 1,500 yen (1,300 yen for groups of 20 and more)
    University and High School Students: 1,000 yen (800 yen for groups of 20 and more)
    Elementary and Junior High School Students: 500 yen (300 yen for groups of 20 and more)

    ※Groups fee applies to visitors with disability certificates and one accompanying person
    ※Admission does not include fees for meals.

    Experiences and Relaxation

    Gokan-dō (Shinshō-ji udon)

    Information on the origins of and the way of eating Shinshō-ji udon.

    Gankū-in (Café)

    Enjoy green tea in an over 400 year-old thatched roof building moved to its present location from Eigen-ji.


    The bathhouse is one of the seven regular buildings of a traditional Zen temple. Visitors may take a bath there.

    About the admission fee

    About Shinshō-ji

    Shinshōji Zen Temple overview
    Introduction to Shinshōji Zen Temple (Rinzai sect Kennin-ji school)

    Temple office information
    Information on the Temple Office, designed by architect Fujimori Terunobu.

    Hibutsu-dō information
    An overview of the hall and how to use it.

    Shōshintei (Garden of the Appreciating Heart) information
    Information on Shinshō-ji's garden Shōshintei.