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Updated: October 1, 2019

Yasukuni Jinja 靖国神社

3-1-1 Kudankita, Chiyoda City, Tokyo

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This shrine was founded in year 2 of the Meiji era (1869). 2,466,000 spirits of those killed in battle from the end of the Edo era through the Pacific War are enshrined here. The museum on the grounds displays articles of those enshrined and related historical materials. There are also 500 cherry trees which attract many visitors. It is these cherry trees which the Meteorological Agency checks each year to report their forecast of cherry blossoms.

How to Get There

  • Kudanshita StationTozai LineHanzomon Line5 min on foot

Contact

Opening Hours

  • 6:00-18:00
    MondaysTuesdaysWednesdaysThursdaysFridaysSaturdaysSundaysHolidays

    *Changes depending on the season and/or time period
  • Closing days: Open daily

Facility Info

  • RestroomsDining facilitiesSmoking areasParkingWiFi
  • JapaneseEnglish
  • Automatic doorsWheelchair rampElevatorWheelchair accessible elevatorMulti-purpose toiletToilet with handrailsDiaper changing facilitiesWheelchair loanAccessible communication formats

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