Ojima Soan Remains

A place associated with Shinran Shonin

This is the place where Shinran Shonin lived first after moving into the Hitachi Province.

The Soan thatched hut remains feature four five-ringed tower grave markers called Shitai Hotoke and a large ginkgo tree called Inada-Koishi-no-Icho.


Ojima Soan Remains


Ojima Soan Remains


498 Ojima, Shimotsuma City, Ibaraki


Public transportation

Take the Kanto Railway Joso Line to Shimotsuma Station. It is about a 20-minute walk from the station.


About a 20-minute drive from the Ken-O Expressway Joso Interchange. About a 45-minute drive from the Kita-Kanto Expressway Sakuragawa-Chikusei Interchange.

  • Parking available

Opening hours

Open all year around Do not visit at night.

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Open all year around