This is the oldest reinforced concrete temple in Japan, built in 1915. It has been designated as important cultural property. Large shining black roof tiles are impressive.
Higashihongan-ji Temple Hakodate Branch
東本願寺函館別院 / Higashihonganji hakodatebetsuin
|Address||16-15 Motomachi, Hakodate|
|Access from Hakodate Station||
5 minutes by tram to the "Jujigai" tram stop
8 minutes on foot
|Hours||7:00 am - 5:00 pm|
To call from abroad to Hakodate
- Dial the international dialing access code and Japan’s country code (81). See Here
- Drop the first 0 and dial everything else. For example, to call the Japanese number 0138-00-0000 from the US, dial 011-81-138-00-0000.