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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


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
DR WILL MCKAY @DrWMcKay - 2018-04-02
#resurrection @ Cathedral Of The Holy Spirit https://t.co/RPYGNyYnoX
Andrew Paterson @andrewwpaterson - 2018-04-01
April 1, 2018, Easter Resurrection Sunday

Live broadcast, National Cathedral, Washington, DC, 11:15 AM EST:… https://t.co/6iD17FwaYY
Diocese of Biloxi @BiloxiDiocese - 2018-04-01
The Resurrection of the Lord - At the Easter Vigil in the Holy Night of Easter from Nativity Cathedral https://t.co/IMZhTr4onV
Jimmy Mitchell @jimmypmitchell - 2018-04-01
Holy Saturday. What a strange day. I suppose waiting by an empty tomb is not unlike waiting for London’s Westminste… https://t.co/3JGdy6g0lb
Lucy @Lucy1205 - 2018-04-01
The elevator at Ochanomizu Station (False/誤/go)
The eskalator at Ochanomizu Station (Correct/正/sei)

The clim… https://t.co/gzooisWFeq
Downey Daily Photos @DowneyDaily - 2018-03-31
Holy week around the world: This is Holy week in the Christian year. Christians all over the world are celebrating… https://t.co/CeRajfkJXI
Quiapo Church @quiapochurch - 2018-03-31
[LIVE] Easter Sunday -The Resurrection of the Lord
At the Easter Vigil in the Holy Night of Easter
▶✞H.E. Luis Ant… https://t.co/AWgYya1ESs
Quiapo Church @quiapochurch - 2018-03-31
[LIVE] Easter Sunday -The Resurrection of the Lord
At the Easter Vigil in the Holy Night of Easter
▶✞H.E. Luis Ant… https://t.co/AWgYya1ESs
Catalina Chatellier @ChCatalina1 - 2018-03-30
Resurrection of Lazarus
Iconostasis of the Holy Resurrection Cathedral (Nikolai-do), Tokyo https://t.co/aCLLGOpX3p
Bishop Richard Moth @BishopMoth - 2018-03-27
Yesterday on Palm Sunday joyfully celebrated the mystery of the Eucharist at Arundel Cathedral as we remembered the… https://t.co/0eiVw0xUGF
Peterboro' Cathedral @pborocathedral - 2018-03-25
Come and join us for our Holy Week and Easter services, which begin tomorrow. All are welcome at these special acts… https://t.co/phqVIYjmoF
ござーる @gozar536 - 2018-03-25
#ニコライ堂 #御茶ノ水 #お茶の水 #holyresurrectioncathedral 場所: Holy Resurrection Cathedral https://t.co/rp4ZJkd2JB
Bristol Cathedral @BristolCathedra - 2018-03-22
Holy Saturday, 9.00pm

After a day of quiet contemp… https://t.co/0N2SPjXcoh
Peterboro' Cathedral @pborocathedral - 2018-03-22
Our Holy Week and Easter events begin next Monday (26th March). We have a full programme planned as we mark Jesus’… https://t.co/AUaTx59Ike
S H I N I C H I @ShinHirata - 2018-03-20
⛪ @ Holy Resurrection Cathedral https://t.co/ZCNr25F0CV


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