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Nogi Shrine

8-11-27 Akasaka, Minato 107-0052, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3478-3001
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Traditional beauty

Walked through all the gates to the top. Was fortunate to glimpse a wedding when we were there. Saw... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
DanielleM865
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Melbourne, Australia
Morning Peace

We went there on a Sunday morning the day after our arrival. Very peaceful and quiet excellent way... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
Jackalcall
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Laurel, Maryland
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good46%
  • Average25%
  • Poor1%
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8 Apr 2018
“Morning Peace”
23 Dec 2017
“Fist temple seen in Tokyo”
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8-11-27 Akasaka, Minato 107-0052, Tokyo Prefecture
Akasaka, Roppongi
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+81 3-3478-3001
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walked through all the gates to the top. Was fortunate to glimpse a wedding when we were there. Saw an adorable little girl, looked about three years old, in traditional dress have a very polite little tantrum when she got tired of having her photo...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

We went there on a Sunday morning the day after our arrival. Very peaceful and quiet excellent way to start your trip in Tokyo. The temple entrance is right at the top of the Nogizaga subway station. Remember to bow in front of the altar...More

Thank Jackalcall
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

Just arrived from Italy, we stop at our hotel in Akasaka and went out to visit this place of peace and meditation. A very nice experience.

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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Agree with reviews that not worth a detour as it is not on tourist trail but then that it what I liked about it. Small, serene and uncrowded.

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Reviewed 2 June 2017

Nogi Shrine, situated between Aoyama Itchome and Roppongi in the small quiet neighborhood of Nogizaka, is an excellent shrine to visit if you want a quick experience of a shrine without lots of people taking photos or walking around. The shrine is also next to...More

Thank Lindie B
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

Make sure to get there at 8AM, otherwise is so crowed that you can't walk by yourself trough the gates, the people takes you! It is horrible, you can't enjoy it. We went one day around 11AM and we had to leave, returning next morning...More

Thank Sandra L
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

The shrine had a very peaceful feel to it and was nice to look around. There is a little room you can go in which tells you the history of the shrine and about General Nogi and his wife. I found it very interesting!

1  Thank JennaSB
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Nogi Shrine is about five steps away from Nogizaka Station. There is no admission fee to enter and it's a peaceful walk through a well-kept garden and shrine. The orange torii gates are beautiful and there is a public restroom on the grounds. I wouldn't...More

Thank Kiara S
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Reviewed 16 December 2016

I wouldn't say it's a must-see, but it's an unusual shrine and there's some good people watching. There's a subway station almost next to it, and Roggongi's museums and shops are within walking distance.

Thank empress_cherry
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Reviewed 7 November 2016

Nice place to visit even in the autumn time. Great for a walk and enjoying Japanese culture.The autumn leaves made is look very beautiful.

Thank paula_sze
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area has declared itself as the most fashionable spot
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