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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


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Abel-Tasos Gkiouzelis @TasosGkiouzelis - 2020-06-13
Official web-site of Holy Resurrection Cathedral in Tokyo (Nikolai-do), Japan


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Bakhti Nishanov @b_nishanov - 2020-04-19
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#HappyHolySaturday to all my fellow Greeks.

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Yuri Fenopetov @YuriFenopetov - 2020-04-19
Wishing a Happy Easter from Kyrgyzstan to my Orthodox friends back home in Austria and around the world!

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June Osborne @BishopJuno - 2020-04-14
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Anna @AnnaLongFor4 - 2020-04-13
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Diocese of Broken Bay @BrokenBayDioc - 2020-04-11
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