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Asakusa Shrine (浅草神社)

This shrine is located next to the main hall of Senso-ji. Since it primarily enshrines the three deities Hinokuma-hamanari-no-mikoto, Hinokuma-takenari-no-mikoto, and Hajin-matsuchi-no-mikoto, it is referred to as “Sanja Gongen Shrine” and “Sanja Sama.” The hall of worship, the hall of offerings and the inner sanctuary of the current shrine, completed in 1649, have all been designated by the Japanese government as Important Cultural Properties. The Sanja Matsuri held regularly every year on the third Friday, Saturday and Sunday in May is famous for its dynamic mikoshi (portable shrine) and long procession of people.

place

Tokyo Taitou-ku Asakusa 2-3-1 (Ueno / Asakusa / RyogokuArea)

phone 0338441575
place

9:00-16:30
* There is a possibility that the corporate affairs Hours has been changed as a measure against the new coronavirus. Please contact us directly.

Review of Asakusa Shrine

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Reviewed:2021/03/28 Local believe over pass this gate will bring good luck!
Not sure how true if you happened in Tokyo , do give a visit to this gate. our local friend said over pass this gate will give good luck :)
Reviewed:2020/04/30 Asakusa Shrine
This is a very impressive shinto shrine located in the Asakusa district of Toyko. It is a very colorful and historical shrine in Asakusa. The shrine itself is located within a complex of other...
Reviewed:2020/03/24 Beautiful - very busy
This is a lovely place to visit. It is truly beautiful. When we visited, it was extremely busy. Im not sure if that is always the case. There were many vendors outside selling all sorts of...

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Address
Tokyo Taitou-ku Asakusa 2-3-1 [map]
Area
Ueno / Asakusa / RyogokuArea
Phone
0338441575
Hours
9:00-16:30
* There is a possibility that the corporate affairs Hours has been changed as a measure against the new coronavirus. Please contact us directly.
Closed
open everyday
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