Kofukuji Temple

Nationally Designated Important Cultural Property

A temple of the highest cultural importance

| Historical Story |

The Japan’s first Chinese temple established in 1620. In the early 17th century, there were many Chinese traders in Nagasaki who longed for a temple similar to those back home. Kofukuji was the first such temple built. It is also known as the “Red Temple” because of its vermilion entrance gate.

▲Experience 400 years of history and great cultural importance.

Kofukuji is located at the halfway point of Teramachi-dori which is lined with temples. It is one of the most important temples in Japan. It should be noted that the temple is officially designated as an Important Cultural Property of Japan. A variety of cultural events can be held here. Please note that it is not available from June to September.

Unique points
■Japan’s first and oldest Chinese temple.
■Important Cultural Property of Japan.
■Experience a different “China”, in Nagasaki.
Voice from the Venue
An exceptional atmosphere blending religion, culture and tradition!
Unique points
■Japan’s first and oldest Chinese temple.
■Important Cultural Property of Japan.
■Experience a different “China”, in Nagasaki.
Voice from the Venue
An exceptional atmosphere blending religion, culture and tradition!

Unique Venue

Venue area(㎡) Seated/Standing Unique Venue Availability
Main Hall Square – /300 17:00~21:00/October~May
Main Hall Square

Venue area(㎡)

Seated/Standing
– /300

Unique Venue Availability
17:00~21:00/October~May

Toilets available

【Remarks】For seated, please contact us.

※Please contact us for details.
※Events respectful of the venue and its nature are welcomed.

Facility information

Name of facility Kofukuji Temple
Address 4-32 Tera-machi, Nagasaki-city
TEL 095-822-1076
HP http://kofukuji.com

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