Shirakata Tenmangu Shrine

Travel Guide - Shirakata Tenmangu Shrine


Shirakata Tenmangu Shrine, also known locally as "Tenjin-san", is dedicated to Sugawara Michizane, a great scholar of the 9th century, as the God of Learning.

Every year on July 24th and 25th, there is a summer festival held here.
People carry small portable shrines on their shoulders through the streets, and a large number of stalls are set up, selling food, drink, toys and so on.

Opening Hours

  • Open 24 hours


  • No closing days

Access / Public Transport

  • 7 minutes walk from JR Matsue Station

Address / Location

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