Rurikoji Temple (瑠璃光寺, Rurikōji) located inside Kozan park is a buddhist temple built in 1442 known for its 5 story pagoda. The pagoda is a national treasure and belongs to the top 3 pagodas in Japan together with the pagodas of Daigoji Temple in Kyoto, and Horyu-ji Temple in Nara. The pagoda is lit up every night from sunset until 10PM.
Joeiji Temple (常栄寺) is a zen buddhist temple famous for its garden designed by Sesshu, a renowned monk and painter in the Muromachi Period. The garden combines the elements of a dry rock garden with a beautiful pond and small bamboo grove.