The Shosoin Repository was originally a storehouse of the temple Todaiji, and had been used for storing the treasures since the Nara period. The building is constructed of Japanese cypress (hinoki) and has a hipped roof covered with traditional tiles.
*The Shosoin Treasures are not on view.
[Fee] free (Appearance only)
[Access] 18 min. walk from Kintetsu Nara Stn.
- Postal Code
- Zoushi-cho, Nara-shi
- Appearance only 10:00 am - 3:00 pm.
- Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays, and December 28 to January 4
- 30 Mar 2021