Kenchoji 建長寺

・ Basic Information about Kenchoji
Number one of the five Kamakura Zen temples, Kenchoji was founded by Hojo Tokiyori in 1253.
This temple is the oldest Zen training monastery in Japan and has a national treasure temple bell(Bonsho).

Address: 8 Yamanouchi Kamakura
Hours: 8:30-16:30
Admission: 300yen
Restroom: Available

・ Access to Kenchoji
By Walk: 15 minutes from Kita-Kamakura station.

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