The Hirosaki Episcopal Anglian Ascension Church is a protestant church established in 1896 as a place to introduce Christianity. The church is a member of The Diocese of Northeast of the Anglican-Episcopal church in Japan that belongs to The Church of England. Current church was built in 1921. James Gardiner who also designed the St John’s Church, a national important cultural property, in Aichi Prefecture, designed it. It is a redbrick, Gothic-style church.
|Address||7 Yamamichicho, Hirosaki-shi, Aomori 036-8181|
|Open||9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.|
|Closed||Sunday (Church service) and also closes when bishop is not at church.|
|Price||Free for tour around. (Opens the door only when bishop is available.)|
|URL||City of Hirosaki(Japanese)|