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Updated: April 2, 2018

Bishamonten Zenkoku-ji Temple 毘沙門天善國寺

5-36 Kagurazaka, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo

This temple was first built in 1595 by the first shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu then relocated from Shinjuku-ku to its current home about 200 years later. If you visit the temple on February 3rd, you will witness the bean-throwing festival in which evil spirits are chased out.

How to Get There

  • Iidabashi Sta. | Exit B3 | 5 mins on foot
    Yurakucho Line | Namboku Line
  • Ushigome-kagurazaka Sta. | Exit A3 | 6 mins on foot
    Oedo Line
  • Iidabashi Sta. | West Exit | 7 mins on foot
    JR Chuo Line

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Opening Hours

  • 9:00–17:00



Facility Info

  • Restrooms |
  • Strictly no-smoking
  • Japanese | English |

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