Ueno Great Buddha and Pagoda


3-chome Ikenokata Uenokoen
Open Hours
1-12: Mon-Sun: - 10:00-16:00

About this sight

Located at Daibutsu Yama, or The Great Buddha Hill in Ueno Park since 1972, lies this Buddha head, embedded in a wooden frame. The original statue was built in 1631 but various natural disasters saw the Buddha reduced to its current state.