Hakusan-jinja Shrine

Travel Guide - Hakusan-jinja Shrine


Hakusan-jinja Shrine has been revered as a local tutelary god for more than 400 years.
It is now worshiped as a god of marriage, drawing large crowds of visitors.
Another feature of the shrine is a huge Ema (wooden votive plaque) that is 1.85 meters tall and 3.6meters wide, dedicated in 1852.

Hakusan Park in the shrine precincts has a fine lotus pond surrounded by some 20 literary monuments.

Opening Hours

  • 9:00 - 16:30


  • No closing days

Access / Public Transport

  • 15 minutes from JR Niigata Station by the bus bound for Shiyakusho. Get off at Shiyakusho-mae Bus stop.

Address / Location

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