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Kannonji Temple

5-8-28 Yanaka, Taito 110-0001, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3821-4053
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For fans of the 47 Ronin

Though very difficult to find this temple with close associations with the 47 Ronin aka Chushingura... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
brixtontrev
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london
200 years old wall

This wall is located by Kannonji Temple. The history of temple itself is interesting and this wall... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
jalanworld
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Tokyo, Japan
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2 weeks ago
“For fans of the 47 Ronin”
1 Oct 2016
“200 years old wall”
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5-8-28 Yanaka, Taito 110-0001, Tokyo Prefecture
Ueno, Asakusa
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+81 3-3821-4053
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Though very difficult to find this temple with close associations with the 47 Ronin aka Chushingura so famous in Japan and seemingly made famous elsewhere by Keanu Revves movie fantasy is worth visiting if, like me, you are totally into the REAL history of the...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2016

This wall is located by Kannonji Temple. The history of temple itself is interesting and this wall is registered as "important asset". This is in the small and no sign, but if you follow where people go, you can find it.

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Reviewed 31 March 2015

We walked by this very unusual wall on our way to Yanaka from Ueno Koen. It was quite a surprise to come upon the wall along the sidewalk on a mostly residential street. Only after we photographed it, and returned home, did we do research...More

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Nearby
Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old
Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa.
Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit
a variety of different museums and galleries. At
Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the
grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed
alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at
the end of the year, when many people go on shopping
...More
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