Kamakura Visitor's Guide

Tourist spots

Tourist spots

Jyomyoji Temple


This temple was founded in 1188 by Taiko Gyoyu under the patronage of Ashikaga Yoshikane. The massive roof of its main temple is impressive in appearance. Kamakura's 33 Kannon No. 9.

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3-8-31 Jomyoji, Kamakura City
Adult (middle school students and older) ¥100 Elementary students ¥50
◆ Disabled guests are free (official pamphlet necessary)
◆ Local senior citizens are free (official pamphlet necessary)
The Hokyoin-to, a grave tower where Ashikaga Tadauji is reported to be buried. Kisenan tea ceremony room (admission fee), Kaizando sanctuary.
[Spring] tree peony
[Autumn] colorful leaves
[Winter] plum
Public restroom available
At JR Kamakura station, take a bus from the no. 5 terminal bound for Hachimangu, get off at Jomyoji and A 2-minutes walk

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