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Nicholai-do (Holy Resurrection Cathedral)

Travel Guide - Nicholai-do (Holy Resurrection Cathedral)


Holy Resurrection Cathedral is the main cathedral of the Japanese Orthodox Church. The Orthodox Church of Byzantine architecture was established by the Russian Orthodox priest Nikolai Kasatkin, St. Nicholas of Japan in 1891 when he came to Japan from Russia for his missionary work. The cathedral is generally called "Nicholai-do" from his name. The building is now designated as a nationally important cultural property.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 13:00 – 15:30 (April - September)
  • 13:00 – 16:00 (October – March)


  • Irregular

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Donation: 300 yen (General, Adult)
  • Donation: 100 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • Short walk from Shin-Ochanomizu Station on the Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line (C12)
  • 2 minutes walk from JR Ochanimizu Station
  • 5 minutes walk from Ochanimizu Station on the Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line (M20)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 4-1-3, Kandasurugadai, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 101-0062


Resurrection Bball @RCSSbasketball - 2019-02-02
Resurrection survives a very physical double overtime battle with Kingston Frontenac 75-72 in semi-finals of Saltfl… https://t.co/4FuKSMYQZV
Serbian Orthodox @serborthorg - 2018-12-07
A Blessed Sunday at Holy Resurrection Cathedral in Chicago https://t.co/MPY3ZJnW0X
Pravmir.com @Pravmir_English - 2018-12-03
Alaskan Faithful Rocked by Back-to-Back Earthquakes | Precautions had been taken to evacuate the relics of Saint He… https://t.co/oAhNhnIlSG
John Glubb @JohnGlubb - 2018-12-02
Holy Resurrection Cathedral in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Opened in 1947. The second picture shows Patriarch Kirill visit… https://t.co/7yL97aVWu7
hide.aoyama @aoyama_legato2 - 2018-10-30
Holy Resurrection Cathedral (Nicholai-do church) in Tokyo https://t.co/Qisg4iXVIw
Pascal Schmitz @digitalethiopia - 2018-10-27
Church bells ringing at the Japanese Orthodox Church in Tokyo @ Holy Resurrection Cathedral https://t.co/lx6CtTWXID
Pascal Schmitz @digitalethiopia - 2018-10-27
Tokyo Day 06.01 Food market at the Japanese Orthodox Church in Tokyo. @ Holy Resurrection Cathedral https://t.co/86dWbNEAms
Render @RenderuntoG - 2018-10-14
The Holy Resurrection Cathedral in Tokyo, colloquially known as the Nikorai-do. It was built in 1891 by St. Nichola… https://t.co/PwN8vBRwop
Yuriko Tanabe @YurikoTanabe - 2018-10-12
holy resurrection cathedral being under construction in 1890 https://t.co/BYUzpZlTtL
OTSOntarioHSFootball @OTSOntarioHS - 2018-10-03
2018 Top 12 By A.A./School: Ont Sr HS Football Wk 3 (10/03)
#CWOSSA Jacob Hespeler, Resurrection
#EOSSAA Arnprior… https://t.co/C2hajQR5TI
Being Tokyo @beingtokyo - 2018-09-29
Today was my first time in Ochanomizu and I stumbled across the Holy Resurrection Cathedral of the Orthodox Church… https://t.co/Ti0QY2yigA
Being Tokyo @beingtokyo - 2018-09-29
Today was my first time in Ochanomizu and I stumbled across the Holy Resurrection Cathedral of the Orthodox Church… https://t.co/Ti0QY2yigA
Cyril Hovorun @cyril_hovorun - 2018-09-23
at Holy Resurrection Cathedral https://t.co/1FNrYnZVzG
Cyn Luckey @LuckeyLass - 2018-09-14
Within this holy forest cathedral
Under this canopy of grace
I run to you
Who saved my soul from despair
Who he… https://t.co/4E2Ywpi9iF
Samuel D Lickiss @samuellickiss - 2018-09-13
Thought I'd swing by and novi-check out the Holy Resurrection Cathedral in Tver, Russia. It's a world-famous destin… https://t.co/KyOFmYdIFu
Fr. Sava, Dečani Monastery @SavaJanjic - 2018-08-07
Fr. Andrej of Dečani Monastery visited the Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Cathedral in Chicago U.S. We remain g… https://t.co/XI0UQv3tKe
St. Basil, Charlotte @BasilCharlotte - 2018-08-05
Read our current bulletin:
https://t.co/s5uMS0psKd. Happy 11th #Sunday After Pentecost (Tone 2); Fore-feast of the… https://t.co/JpR2vZ5FYH
Pasha Pavle @ceo_pavle - 2018-08-02
I liked a @YouTube video https://t.co/irHBENnPJy BADNJAK service at Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Cathedral Chicago January 6,
Kenichi Asano @ken_asano - 2018-06-24
beautiful lights are there.
#東京復活大聖堂 場所: Holy Resurrection Cathedral https://t.co/Xr4JIaMswo
Pictures of Churches @ChurchPictures8 - 2018-06-23
Holy Resurrection Cathedral, Kodiak, Alaska. It is the oldest continuously operating Russian Orthodox Churches in A… https://t.co/laWWa4jdPa
Rudolph Steiner @RudolphSteiner3 - 2018-06-16
Holy Name Cathedral in Chicago

They call this crucifix the “Resurrection Crucifix”. But the impression created by… https://t.co/YfCbDwnHW2
Resurrection HS @ResurrectionHS - 2018-06-01
Graduates from the Resurrection Class of 1965 captured their memories on graduation day! Tonight the Class of 2018… https://t.co/BlDfSRAvLk
Pittsburgh Catholic @PghCathnews - 2018-05-21
An artist's depiction of a scene from the Pentecost appears in the Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis in the city of S… https://t.co/Wph3XK8Vbx
Apostolos Andreas @OrthodoxKentish - 2018-04-08
Tonight's Resurrection service will start at around 10.45pm. The Holy Fire from Jerusalem has been brought to Londo… https://t.co/1tMwwfn81B
Aurelian Iftimiu @AurelianNicolae - 2018-04-08
The Holy Altar of Bucharest's National Cathedral Chapel dedicated to the Resurrection of the Lord.
Christ is risen! https://t.co/mHw3PBiTZZ
Costas Menegakis @CostasMenegakis - 2018-04-08
At the beautifully decorated Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation of the Virgin Mary for the Holy Service o… https://t.co/zd0qhi32xV
Fotis Papagermanos @fotisphotoone - 2018-04-08
Prince Pavlos of Greece and his son tonight at the Holy Trinity Cathedral of NYC. HOLY Resurrection. https://t.co/fe3giaFtvs
Dayroyo Theodosius @PriestWalker - 2018-04-07
Jesus did... really did
Stay tuned for direct transport by sound
For The Holy Liturgy, on the occasion of the glori… https://t.co/ydXHsrhcc4
Archbishop Alexander @orthodoxnigeria - 2018-04-05
'Sanctify O Lord this oil that they who are anointed with it may be healed and freed of every ailment, of all bodil… https://t.co/n4uIUNRKBM
DR WILL MCKAY @DrWMcKay - 2018-04-02
#resurrection @ Cathedral Of The Holy Spirit https://t.co/NUxl7AqpHP


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