Toujin Temple is a Zen temple of the Rinzai sect of Buddhism. It was founded by Takauji Ashikaga during the Muromachi period. After Takauji’s death, the temple has served as a mausoleum for the Ashikaga family. The temple garden with a circular path around a pond is located on the northern side of the temple and was created by Muso Soseki.

Location Information

  • Address

    63 Tojiin Kitamachi, Kita-ku, Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture, 603-8346

  • Nearest Station
    Tojiin-Ritsumeikan University Station
    ・ Keifuku Dentetsu-kitano Line
    6 minutes on foot
  • Phone Number
    Available languages
    only in Japanese
  • Hours
    9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Closed
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