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Tsurugaoka Hachimangu鶴岡八幡宮

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A Hachimangu Shinto shrine which is considered the guardian shrine of Kamakura warriors. The shrine’s origins date back to when Minamoto no Yoriyoshi prayed for protection before setting out for battle at the Iwashimizu Hachimangu in Kyoto, the patron shrine of the Minamoto clan; after successfully suppressing the Northern Fujiwara clan, he built a shrine dedicated to the god of the Kyoto shrine in Yuigahama in thanks. Later, when the Minamoto clan was again ascendant after a period of waning power, the shrine was moved to its current location in the Yukinoshita neighborhood and was rebuilt as a magnificent structure befitting the leaders of the Kamakura shogunate. Connected to the samurai Minamoto clan and the famous Minamoto no Yoritomo, the shrine is still popular today and is considered one of the three greatest Hachimangu shrines. One of the shrines most popular events is the yabusame horseback archery, which is conducted each year in the spring and fall by participants dressed in traditional Kamakura period hunting costumes.

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place Kanagawa Pref. Kamakurashi Yukinoshita 2-1-31
phone 0467220315

Review of Tsuruoka Hachimangu Sampaisha Kyukeijo

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Reviewed:2018/06/26 持ち込み禁止
参拝者用の休憩所ですが、水やお茶などのサービスはありません。持ち込みも禁止です。
カレーや炒飯、焼きそばなどの軽食やお菓子、ソフトクリームなど売ってます。
軽食はレトルトですが、ビーフカレー450円、炒飯400円、焼きそば350円と安く美味しいです。
Reviewed:2018/04/11 3ヶ所(柳原、御谷、源氏池)ある
訪問者の多い所で休憩できるのはとても助かります。ここは、見学の広さもあって3ヶ所(柳原、御谷、源氏池)あるのが嬉しいです。建物も立派で、イスやテーブル、トイレと自由に無料で使用できます。自販機・軽食もあるので安心です。一日フルにあちこち行っているため、ここでは何度でも休憩しました。
Reviewed:2018/03/12 境内の休憩所
鶴岡八幡宮の境内にある休憩所です。自動販売機があって飲み物を販売していますし、座ってちょっと休憩するのに便利です。トイレもこちらにありました。

Details

Address

Kanagawa Pref. Kamakurashi Yukinoshita 2-1-31 [map]

Phone

0467220315

Hours
[Apr.-Sep.]5:00-21:00
[Oct.-Mar.]6:00-21:00
Closed
open everyday
Fees
Not available
Parking Lot
Available

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

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    There is no IC nearby.

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Kanagawa prefecture acts as an extension of the Tokyo metropolis that spills over into coastal towns, most notably Yokohama city, heavily populated and known for its Chinatown and seaside attractions. Just the right distance for a day trip out of Tokyo, Kanagawa is home to some of Tokyo's most accessible beaches, including around Kamakura, best known for its Big Buddha. Visitors can also travel a little farther afield for a weekend at Hakone onsen town.

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