The special nighttime viewing for the general public, which was discontinued in the fall of 2019, will be held for the first time in three years in conjunction with the 970th anniversary of the founding of the temple this year.
Unlike previous years, this year's special nighttime viewing will be limited to 1,000 people per day with prior registration required via the website.
▼The 970th-anniversary special nighttime viewing "Zuiko Shokan: the Light of the Autumn Brocade,"
19:00 - 20:30 (reception closes at 20:15) *Entrance time differs depending on the time slot you choose.
【Admission Fee】Adults 1,000 yen (junior high school students and older) *Free for elementary school students and younger (provided that at least one adult is registered)
【Open to The Public】Garden and Hoshokan Museum *Tea Room Toka and interior of Phoenix Hall (Hoo-do) are not open to the public
【Goshuin】A limited number of postcards will be awarded at the stamp collection point.
*Not limited edition Goshuin stamps, but conventional ones at the Phoenix Hall.
*Service will end as soon as all the stamps are gone.
【Prior registration required】For viewings, you will need to register online via the registration page below (limited to 1,000 visitors per day).
*Registration period: until 16:00 on the day of the event
*Please be reminded that registration will be closed when we reach the maximum number of visitors per day.
・Please show your smartphone or tablet screen with your name and e-mail address at the reception desk.
・Please make sure to note that only the Main Gate is open for reception. (South Gate is for exiting only)
・The interior of the Phoenix Hall is not open to the public.
・Daytime and nighttime sessions are available. You will not be able to visit the temple consecutively after your daytime viewing.
・No re-entry is allowed once you leave the precincts of the temple.
・Pets such as dogs and cats are not allowed.
・Wheelchair users are not allowed to enter some areas, such as ones with stairs.
・For safety reasons, the viewing area may be restricted.
・For safety reasons, the use of tripods, monopods, selfie sticks, and other related items in the precincts of the temple is prohibited.
・In addition, standing still in one place or otherwise taking up space for photography is prohibited.
・Please follow the instructions and guidance of the staff.
・The use of photographs taken in the template for commercial purposes is prohibited.
Photo by 2017-2019
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