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Kagoshima Shrine

The shrine said to be the origin of the name "Kagoshima"
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Kagoshima Shrine is a historic shrine dedicated to a god connected to the current imperial family.
In addition to a beautiful ceiling painting, the shrine is famous nationwide for its Hatsuumasai, a festival in which horses with bells attached to them dance in a procession led by a sacred horse.

Basic Information

  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Prayer Room
  • Barrier-free Facility
  • Rest Room
  • Parking
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Business Hours [Time] 8:30am~5:00pm      
DirectionsApprox. 8 minutes by car from JR Hayato Station
Approx. 20 minutes by car from Kagoshima Airport
Telephone Number0995-42-0020  ※Japan's International Country Code is 81
Address 鹿児島県霧島市隼人町内2496-1   Directions

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