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Jozan Inari-jinja Shrine

Travel Guide - Jozan Inari-jinja Shrine


Jozan Inari-jinja Shrine was established by Matsudaira Naomasa, who became the lord of Matsue domain in 1638. There are more than 2,000 carved foxes surrounding the shrine, and a set of wooden foxes by a renowned sculptor of the time, housed within the shrine itself. Lafcadio Hearn (Koizumi Yakumo) is said to have often visited this shrine.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Open 24 hours


  • No closing days

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 18 minutes from JR Matsue Station by Lakeline bus. Get off at Koizumi Yakumo Kinenkan-mae Bus stop.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 449-2, Tonomachi, Matsue-shi, Shimane, 690-0887


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