Oyamazumi Jinja Shrine

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Free Admission

Oyamazumi Jinja Shrine is a Shinto shrine on Omishima island in the Seto Inland Sea. It is great location to visit if you are traveling on the Shimanami Kaido route. There are numerous Oyamazumi shrines throughout Japan but this one on Omishima in Ehime Prefecture is the head shrine. The deity that is enshrined here has been worshipped since ancient times by warriors and statesmen who prayed for success in battle. This reportedly includes the Meiji-period statesman Ito Hirofumi (1841-1909). Even today, leaders of the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Forces are said to visit the shrine on occasion.

0.5 Hours
Telephone Number
Postal code
3327 Omishimacho Miyaura, Imabari City, Ehime
愛媛県今治市大三島町宮浦3327 大山祇神社
Recommended season
January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Admisson Fee
JPY0 / Adult

The Treasure House and Maritime Museum Admissions are as followed:
Adult (18+): JPY 1000
University Student: JPY 800
Age 16-18: JPY 800
Age 6-15: JPY 400

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