Hakodate Photo Library
provided by the City of Hakodate
Higashi Honganji-Temple Hakodate Branchi
東本願寺函館別院 / Higashi-Honganji Hakodate-Betsuin
A Buddhist temple of the Pure Land sect is in the Motomachi area with many churches. It features a large tiled roof. It is Japan's first reinforced concrete temple and a national-designated important cultural property.