The ''Spring Kyoto Special Opening of Non-Private Cultural Properties'' (sponsored by the Kyoto Ancient Culture Preservation Association), which opens cultural properties such as temples and shrines that are not normally seen, will be held from April 27, 2024 in Kyoto City, Yahata City, Kyoto Prefecture, and Ine Town, Kyoto Prefecture. It starts at 15 locations. At Shushin-in Temple (Yamashina Ward, Kyoto City), three important cultural property Buddhist statues that have been under repair will be stepped on together for the first time in four years, and Josho-ji Temple (Kita Ward, Kyoto City) and Hokoin Temple (Ukyo Ward, Kyoto City) will be participating for the first time. 

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