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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


I Talk You Talk @italkyoutalk - 2020-04-09
Spring sunshine. #matsue #shimane #Japan #ruraljapan #松江    #島根 https://t.co/mMdwT0qwGe
Kanpai! Japan @KanpaiJapan - 2020-04-08
[Today's Kanpai picture]
Matsue - A historical city at the water's edge
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Hang @SRNAGHC - 2020-04-07
An interesting observation note related to Copass Grinderz.

Hope to grab the book from the library and read the… https://t.co/cQba0b9uVb
🥕 @thebittencarrot - 2020-04-07
[ Day 01 ]
Shimane Art Museum, Matsue, Japan
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JapaneseBullFighter @bull_japanese - 2020-04-05
@Okumura_Jun They use it primarily for acts of the US government, not for individual identifiable entities. For ex… https://t.co/RdUe7beAOE
Alison Diamond @ADsaxist - 2020-04-04
Matsue, Japan where I was lucky enough to be in March. Hope you accept photos from Slytherins https://t.co/UAurq7z9YU
Alison Diamond @ADsaxist - 2020-04-02
@williamespring Not from my private aviary sadly, some residents of Vogel Park near Matsue, Japan https://t.co/hlPqLH3Nad


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