You can spot Choshoji from a distance when walking through the Zenringai district of Hirosaki. The temple is a family temple for the Tsugaru family of the Hirosaki clan, and is a precious piece of architecture that demonstrates the traditional Zen-style of the early Edo period. Its main building, living quarters and the Tsugaru family's mausoleum and other parts of the premises are designated important cultural assets.

Location Information

  • Address

    1-23-8, Nishishigemori, Hirosaki-shi, Aomori, 036-8273

  • Nearest Station
    Hirosaki Station
    ・ Ou Line
    20 minutes by car
  • Phone Number
    Available languages
    only in Japanese
  • Hours
    9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Closed
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