Shakujii Park (Shakujii Koen, 石神井公園) is a public park on the northwestern outskirts of Tokyo. It is a park surrounding two large ponds - Shakujji Pond and Sanpoji Pond.

Former Uchida House & Nerima Shakujii Furusato Museum

Japanese

Former Uchida House (旧内田家住宅), created sometime around 1890 and relocated here in 2010, was the house of a farmer.
It is located next to the Nerima Shakujii Furusato Museum (練馬区立石神井公園ふるさと文化館).
Nerima Shakujii Furusato Museum is a municipal museum focusing on the history and folk custom of Nerima-ku (Nerima City).

Former Uchida House
Former Uchida House
Nerima Shakujii Furusato Museum
Nerima Shakujii Furusato Museum
Former Uchida House & Nerima Shakujii Furusato Museum
Hours 9am-6pm; admission free; closed Mon (next day if holiday) & late Dec-early Jan
5-12 Shakujiimachi, Nerima-ku, Tokyo MAP
Access: 17-min walk from Seibu Ikebukuro Line Shakujii-koen Station

Dojoji Temple

Japanese

Dojoji (道場寺) is a Soto Zen temple founded in 729.
Its temple complex is relatively new, including the tree-storied wooden pagoda completed in 1973.

Sanmon gate
Dojoji
Hondo (main hall)
Dojoji
Three-storied pagoda
Dojoji
Dojoji Temple
1-16-7 Shakujiidai, Nerima-ku, Tokyo MAP
Access: 3-min walk from Nerima Shakujii Furusato Museum

Sanpoji Temple

Japanese

Sanpoji (三宝寺) is a Shingon Buddhist temple adjoining Dojoji Temple.
Established in 1394, it is a relatively large temple with well-maintained precincts.

Onarimon Gate
Sanpoji Temple
Tsuyomon Gate
Sanpoji Temple
Main path
Sanpoji Temple
Hondo (main hall)
Sanpoji Temple
Hachijuhakkasho osunafumi reijo
Sanpoji Temple
Konpon-daito
Sanpoji Temple
Sanpoji Temple
1-15-6 Shakujiidai, Nerima-ku, Tokyo MAP
Access: 1-min walk from Dojoji Temple
Area guide around this site

Shakuji Hikawa Shrine

Japanese

Shakuji Hikawa Jinja (石神井氷川神社) is a Shinto shrine adjacent to Sanpoji Temple.
It was founded sometime between 1394 and 1428 as the guardian of a castle that used to exist here in those days.

Main approach
Shakuji Hikawa Shrine
Torii Gate
Shakuji Hikawa Shrine
Shaden (main building)
Shakuji Hikawa Shrine
Kaguraden (stage)
Shakuji Hikawa Shrine
Shakuji Hikawa Shrine
1-18-24 Shakujiidai, Nerima-ku, Tokyo MAP
Access: 3-min walk from Sanpoji Temple

Itsukushima Shrine

Japanese

Itsukushima Jinja (厳島神社) is a tiny Shinto shrine located on Sanpoji Pond.

Main approach
Itsukushima Shrine
Shaden (shrine building)
Itsukushima Shrine
Itsukushima Shrine and Sanpoji Pond
Itsukushima Shrine
Itsukushima Shrine
1-26-1 Shakujiidai, Nerima-ku, Tokyo MAP
Access: 2-min walk from Shakuji Hikawa Shrine