Kissho-in Temple is located in Taito. Before you head to Tokyo, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Tokyo online sightseeing planner , to make sure you see all that Tokyo has to offer, including Kissho-in Temple.
Create an itinerary including Kissho-in Temple
Kissho-in Temple Reviews
寛永寺三十六坊の一つで、水戸藩初代藩主 徳川頼房が檀越となって1624年ごろにできたお寺です。もともとは現在の上野駅構内にありましたが、上野戦争で焼失後、現在地に移転して再建されました。境内には、ところどころ石灯籠が配置されている緑豊かな小さな庭園がありました。血なまぐさい歴史の伝わるお寺で、1709年には柳本藩主 織田秀親が厠で大聖寺新田藩主 前田利昌によって刺殺されるという事件が発生しています... more »It is a temple one of kanei-ji Temple 36, sponsors and the Mito clan founder Lord Tokugawa yorifusa was around the year 1624. Current Ueno Station was originally and moved to present location once destroyed in the battle of Ueno and rebuilt. There was little gardens lush green environment, some deployed Stone lanterns. Has occurred in the bloody history of the temple, in 1709, Willow this feudal Lord ODA h. parent lavatory by daishoji Nitta Lord Maeda toshimasa stabbed to death in that case. I say rude Maeda hit unsuspecting where of excretion may be likened to the akō incident in the pinned the making ODA h. parent, retainers of Asano Takumi head.
寛永寺輪王殿からこちらの一角に回ってきたので、ちょうど北側になると思います。俗に19院と言われてますが、ここで数えることが出来たのは14院でした。この吉祥院もその一つでした。 more »I think, because it has been around in the corner here from kanei 寺輪 King, just to the North. 14 hospital was commonly said 19 of the count here in. Kissho Academy was one of them.
Places to stay near Kissho-in Temple
Plan your trip to Tokyo
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
View all >
View all >
Side trips from Tokyo
Parks in Tokyo
Hidden gems in Tokyo
Nearby attractions in Tokyo
Plans in Tokyo by other users
16 days in Japan BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Tokyo & Hiroshima BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, culture, shopping, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 21 days in Japan BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Tokyo & Hiroshima BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in Tokyo & Osaka BY A USER FROM INDIA November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Japan BY A USER FROM MALTA May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium