Yasukuni Jinja Shrine

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Yasukuni Shrine or Yasukuni Jinja is one of the most important Shinto shrines in Tokyo. It was founded in 1869 by Emperor Meiji and played a key role in the history of the modern Japanese nation. Yasukuni Shrine is most famous for being the shrine that commemorates the war dead and also houses a history museum about wars Japan has fought in. For those interested in history, Yasukuni Shrine is a must visit. Those who are simply interested in visiting a representative Shinto shrine will still find much to see and enjoy, especially during spring and autumn when it is surrounded by beautiful foliage.

0.5 Hours
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3-1-1 Kudankita, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
東京都千代田区九段下3-1-1 靖国神社
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January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Business Hours
Monday・Tuesday・Wednesday・Thursday・Friday・Saturday・Sunday : 06:00~18:00

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