Yokohama Masonic Temple
1869-1880

Masonic Hall

No. 170 Yamashitacho

In 1868 the Japanese government granted a plot of land at No. 170 Yamashitacho for the building of a Masonic Temple. The foundation stone was laid on March 1, 1869. This first Yokohama Masonic Temple did not survive the earthquake of 1880.