Founded in 1668, Taisō-ji is a temple associated with the Shinjuku lodging station that was once in the area.
The bronze Buddha dates from the Edo period and was positioned close to the main road into the area.
2 chome 9 - 2 Shinjuku, Tokyo
- 191 m from Shinjuku-gyoenmae Station Marunouchi Line (M10)
- 298 m from Shinjuku-sanchōme Station Fukutoshin Line (C13)Marunouchi Line (M9)Shinjuku Line (S2)
- 0.9 km from Shinjuku Station Marunouchi Line (M8)Shinjuku Line (S1)Oedo Line (E27)Yamanote Line (JY17)Chūō Line (Rapid) (JC5)Chūō-Sōbu Line (JB30)Odakyu Odawara Line (OH1)Keiō Line (KO1)Keiō New Line (KO1)