Saizo-in Fudo-do Temple (Ogyo-no-Matsu)

Travel Guide - Saizo-in Fudo-do Temple (Ogyo-no-Matsu)

Information

Known since the Edo era (1603 – 1868) as "Negishi-no-Omatsu", or the big pine tree of Negishi, this famous pine tree in Saizo-in Fudo-do has been featured in the Edo Meisho Zue (a series of popular guide books published in the Edo era) as well as in Utagawa Hiroshige's Nishiki-e woodblock prints.
The pine tree was also appeared in Higuchi Ichiyo's novel and Masaoka Shiki's Haiku.
The present pine is a third-generation tree planted in 1976.

Opening Hours

  • Open 24 hours

Closed

  • No closing days

Access / Public Transport

  • 10 minutes walk from JR Uguisudani Station
  • 10 minutes walk from Iriya Station on the Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line (H18)

Address / Location

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