This shrine located in Kudankita of Chiyoda City mainly enshrines soldiers and civilians related to the military who died in service of the country. From patriots at the end of the Edo period and the Meiji Restoration to soldiers that died in combat during the Pacific War, Yasukuni enshrines over 2,466,000 spirits without distinction as to social status, merits or gender. About 400 cherry trees have been planted on the premises, making it a famous spot for hanami (cherry blossom viewing).
- Tokyo Chiyoda-ku Kudankita 3-1-1
- open everyday
- [Admission fee] Free
- Parking Lot
- Credit Card
- Available (VISA, MasterCard, JCB, AMEX, UnionPay, DISCOVER, Diners Club)
- Available (Available only at designated locations)
- English Menu
- * To prevent the spread of the new coronavirus infection, the gate will be closed at 17:00 for the time being.
- Can be enjoyed even on a rainy day
- Estimated stay time
- 60-120 minutes
- Wheelchair accessible
- Infant friendly
- Pet friendly
- Available (Grounds Gaien only)
Information Sources: NAVITIME JAPAN
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- m | On foot about minutes
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