Myokoji Temple

Myokoji Temple has a history of about 680 years. Temple grounds with abundant nature and greenery is one of cultural properties designated by Aichi Prefecture. The temple also possesses many cultural assets. Although many building structures of the temple have been lost to natural disasters, Chokushi-mon Gate (the Gate for the Imperial Envoys), designated as a national important cultural property, still stands as remains of the original temple.


Location 491-0922 2438 Myokoji, Yamato-cho, Ichinomiya City
Business hours Temple grounds are open to the public to walk during the day.

[Zen meditation experience]
Every 1 and 15 of the month (excluding Jan. 1 and Aug. 15)
About 18:00 - 21:00


  • Car
    ・Approx. 10-min. drive from Ichinomiya I.C. of the Meishin Expressway
    ・Approx. 10 min. drive from Ichinomiya-Nishi I.C. of the Tokai-Hokuriku Expressway
    ・Approx. 15 min. drive from Bisai I.C. of the Tokai-Hokuriku Expressway
  • Train
    Public Transportation
    7-min. walk from Myokoji Station on Meitetsu Nagoya Main Line (Next to Ichinomiya City Museum)