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Kashima-jingu Shrine

Travel Guide - Kashima-jingu Shrine

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Kashima-jingu, said to have been established in 660 B.C., is one of the three great shrines of the eastern domains along with Ikisu-jinja shrine in Ibaraki and Katori-jingu shrine in Chiba. Also, its red Sakuramon main gate is said to be one of the three magnificent Sakuramon gates in Japan, along with Hakozakigu shrine in Fukuoka and Aso-jinja shrine in Kumamoto.
The sacred trees behind the main sanctuary are estimated to be 1,200 years old. The shrine has been designated as an Important Cultural Property. Nearly 300 cultural treasures including the Japan's oldest and longest sword (National Treasure) are exhibited to the public in the Treasure Hall.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 8:30 - 16:30
  • Treasure Hall: 9:00 - 16:00

ClosedClosed

  • No closing days
  • Treasure Hall: December 25

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free
  • Treasure Hall: 300 yen (General, Adult)
  • Treasure Hall: 100 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 10 minutes walk from JR Kashima-jingu Station

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 2306-1, Kyuchu, Kashima-shi, Ibaraki, 314-0031

TweetsTweets

Madam-Fujiko.com@followback🇯🇵 @Madam_Fujiko - 2020-07-14
Progress of #Pampasgrass Planting Project

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Before and After

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Ellen McGinty @Mcgintytokyo - 2020-07-13
Starting summer break! Here’s part of a mural from #ibaraki #starbucks #japan https://t.co/pNo5wGWlqn
Four Skills English @4skillsenglish - 2020-07-12
Japan’s first mass-produced passenger plane YS-11 being reassembled in #Ibaraki

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Re:Artistron @ReArtistron - 2020-07-11
RT @Magrict: Natto is Super Healthy Food.

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And Ibaraki is famous for Natto.

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夕吉(Yuukichi) @Magrict - 2020-07-11
Natto is Super Healthy Food.

Let’s Enjoy Natto Life.
And Ibaraki is famous for Natto.

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yuuji @yuuji_K1 - 2020-07-10
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The Japan News @The_Japan_News - 2020-07-09
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Madam-Fujiko.com@followback🇯🇵 @Madam_Fujiko - 2020-07-09
We've got on a boat and rowed along the #OnoRiver
It could be a nice boat activity here in the future.

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Akira Yanai @akir8yana1 - 2020-07-09
RT @KjeldDuits: M4.7 #earthquake in #Ibaraki, 4 on #Japan's scale of 7, so likely no serious damage

No tsunami warning https://t.co/IIUd17
Tokyo Free Skater🍊🍊🍊 @TKYSK8R - 2020-07-09
RT @KjeldDuits: M4.7 #earthquake in #Ibaraki, 4 on #Japan's scale of 7, so likely no serious damage

No tsunami warning https://t.co/IIUd17
Lisa Wallin @lisawritesjp - 2020-07-09
RT @KjeldDuits: M4.7 #earthquake in #Ibaraki, 4 on #Japan's scale of 7, so likely no serious damage

No tsunami warning https://t.co/IIUd17
🅳🆄🅸🆃🆂 Kjeld Duits @KjeldDuits - 2020-07-09
M4.7 #earthquake in #Ibaraki, 4 on #Japan's scale of 7, so likely no serious damage

No tsunami warning https://t.co/IIUd17CciM
PintSize @pint_mini_size - 2020-07-09
Acordar com terremoto 😰Ibaraki Japan . Earthquake wake me up 😰#ibaraki #ibarakijishin #japan #jishin https://t.co/1fXt1rrPJ4

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Opening Hours
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Closed
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Price / Entrance Fee
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Access / Public Transport
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Address / Location
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Recommended
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