Sofukuji Temple

Dedicated in Dazaifu in 1241,it was relocated to the present site in 1600,at the time of the construction of Fukuoka Castle. In the large precinct,the Sanmon Gate, formerly the main gate of Fukuoka Castle,and the Buddha Hall,composed of the Hanamiyagura and Tsukimiyagura towers,are the main attractions.

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