Shinjuku Jyuniso Kumano-jinja Shrine

Travel Guide - Shinjuku Jyuniso Kumano-jinja Shrine


Shinjuku Jyuniso Kumano-jinja Shrine, built in the Muromachi Period (1336 - 1573), houses the local deity of the Tsunohazu region (today's Kabukicho and Nishi-Shinjuku).

Here you will find the "Jyuniso-no-hi" monument, the "Shichi-nin Yakusha-zu Ema" and the "Shiki-sanban Hounougaku", which are votive tablets donated to the shrine from Kabuki actors.
You can also see a washbasin with inscriptions from the famed Kyouka composer Ota Nampo (Shokusanjin), and other cultural treasures.

Opening Hours

  • Open 24 hours


  • No closing days

Access / Public Transport

  • 15 minutes walk from Shinjuku Station on the JR lines, Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line (M08), Toei Oedo Line (E27), Toei Shinjuku Line (S01), Keio Line (KO01), or Odakyu Odawara Line
  • 5 minutes walk from Tocho-mae Station on the Toei Oedo Line (E28)
  • 9 minutes walk from Nishi-Shinjuku Station on the Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line (M07)

Address / Location

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