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We came across this large Pagoda during our visit to Ueno Zoo. Very impressive and Gardens are... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Sunday B
A spectacular pagoda.

Strangely, access to the pagoda is only possible within the grounds of Ueno zoo. The rest of the... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited Japan with my family in August, 2018 and everything was fantastic. This Pagoda is in a nice Park (Ueno Park) with a large green area.

Thank MarcoRojo
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

This Pagoda can be viewed from Ueno Park but better viewed from Ueno Zoo side. It's an amazing building, but can only be viewed from the outside, cannot go inside. If you are not going to the zoo, viewing it from the Ueno Park side...More

Thank Nunngo
Reviewed 21 June 2018

We came across this large Pagoda during our visit to Ueno Zoo. Very impressive and Gardens are lovely.

Thank Sunday B
Reviewed 23 May 2018

This one place where you think you should have come earlier to see it. As it has become a histor...well , almost! One cant really make out how these place must have been cultural center of their hey days. You can visit this easily if...More

Thank MakkD
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Strangely, access to the pagoda is only possible within the grounds of Ueno zoo. The rest of the temple complex seems to be outside the grounds in the park. Still, it's a nice looking pagoda and well worth a look.

Thank MC_Baz
Reviewed 29 March 2018

The Kyu Kaneiji Five-Storied Pagoda is a beautiful Japanese pagoda that is visible both at the Ueno Zoological Gardens and the approach to the Toshogu Shrine. However, it can only be accessed from within the zoological gardens. The design of the pagoda is classic and...More

Thank SurfingWild
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Kyu Kaneiji Five-Storied Pagoda is beautiful pagoda building . Typical one for the local architecture..

Thank Yossi N
Reviewed 30 November 2017

This is a pagoda, all right, but... you cannot touch it... you cannot feel it... you can just look,, so, I do not like it.... but if you like to just see things... this is a great one!!!

Thank MarcinDrP
Reviewed 10 November 2017

It is a beautiful pagoda located inside the zoo. If you have an interest in Japanese architecture, you will not want to miss this. I took several photos of it from outside the zoo with cherry trees framing the foreground.

Thank TallyHoNow
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Impressive and grand historical Pagoda next to the Sensoji Temple. Can't miss this beautiful pagoda. Must see.

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Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa.
Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit
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