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Todaiji Temple【world heritage】

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Photo by Nara visitors Bureau

Photo by Nara visitors Bureau

Daibutsuden hall (a national treasure) houses Vairocana statue, world’s largest gilt bronze statue of Buddha, known as “Nara no Daibutsu.” The hall is one of the largest wooden architectures in the world.


Address〒630-8587 406-1, Zoshicho, Nara city, Nara
Access・The city circulates by bus from JR, Kintetsu-Nara Station for seven minutes It is five minutes from getting off in front of Hall of the Great Buddha Kasuga Taisha Shrine on foot
・It is 20 minutes on foot from Kintetsu-Nara Station
HoursThe Great Buddha Hall
Apr = Oct: 7:30 – 17:30
Nov – Nar: 8:00 – 17:00

Todaiji Meseum
Apr – Oct: 9:30 – 17:30
Nov – Mar: 9:30 – 17:00

Hokke-do (also known as Sangatsu-do)
All year: 8:30 – 16:00

Senju-do (Open until July 31st, 2023)
All year: 8:30 – 16:00

※Please enter 30 minutes prior to closing.
Fee<The Great Buddha Hall, Todaiji Meseum, Hokke-do, Senju-do>
Adult: 600 Yen
Primary School: 300 Yen

<The Great Buddha Hall / Todaiji Meseum Joint Pass>
Adult: 1000 Yen
Primary School: 400 Yen