A Zen temple of the Rinzaishu-Myoshinji sect. The Hondo (main hall), Onari-genkan (entrance hall), Kuri (Zen kitchen), and Kairo (corridor) are designated national treasures, and Onari-mon (gate for high-ranking visitors) and Naka-mon (center gate) are designated as important cultural properties.
- 91 Azachonai, Matsushima, Matsushima-machi
- Apr.-Sep. 8:00a.m.-5:00p.m. / Oct. and Mar. 8:00a.m.-4:30p.m. / Nov. and Feb. 8:00a.m.-4:00p.m. / Dec. and Jan. 8:00a.m.-3:30p.m. / The ticket office closes 30 minutes before closing time.
- Open all year round
- Entrance Fee
- Adults:700yen, Children:400yen
- On the JR Senseki Line: 5 minute walk from Matsushima-kaigan Station