Beloved Items of Oshōnin-Sama

February 16th, 2015

 Zenkōji Gokaichō Commemoration Event

 (Zenkōji Gokaichō: 5 April 2015― 31 May)


Zenkōji’s 121st “Takatsukasa Seigyoku Shōnin” is respectfully and fondly known by many as “Oshōnin-Sama”.  Zenkōji Shōnin, the abbess of Daihongan, carries on the traditions of Daihongan, which shares its foundation and history with Zenkōji. Various items associated with the house of Takatsukasa which have been donated to Suzaka City by Oshōnin-Sama will be shown during the Zenkōji Gokaichō event.


From 14 March 2015 → 31 May

Suzaka Classic Museum

Open every day during the event period.


Hours:  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Admission:  ¥300 (20% discount for groups of 20 or more visitors)

Free for children 15 and younger.


15 min. via Nagano Dentetsu express train from JR Nagano Station.

5 min. walk from Suzaka Station.


A shuttle bus service will be provided during the period of the Zenkōji Gokaichōevent to transport visitors between Zenkōji and Suzaka / Obuse.


Contact: Suzaka Tourist Association, TEL 026-215-2225

Sponsor: Executive Committee of the Beloved Items of Oshōnin-Sama

In Cooperation With: Daihonzan Zenkōji Daihongan