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Yutenji Temple: 300-Year World War Survivor

Temples Historical Site Temples & Shrines Tokyo Shibuya

Yutenji Temple was founded in 1723 near Shibuya and miraculously managed to escape the world wars without much damage. As a result, you can witness the history of the original Buddhist temple as it was 300 years ago. For an in-depth tour, you can learn about the stories of each building through the shrine's free English and Japanese language mobile app, which details the significance of the architecture and art.

Location: 5 Chome-24-53 Nakameguro, Meguro City, Tokyo 153-0061

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