Araiyakushi Baishoin


Museums & Attractions


Lending its name to the nearby Seibu line station, this Shingon temple has stood in Nakano since the 16th century, although the current building is rather more modern that that. Said to have the power to cure eye illnesses, Araiyakushi is where to get amulets and ema plaques customised for the purpose.


5-3-5 Arai, Nakano-ku, Tokyo

Transport Araiyakushi-mae Station (Seibu-Shinjuku line)

Telephone 03 3386 1355

Open 9am-5pm


Please note: All information is correct at the time of writing but is subject to change without notice.

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