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Small serenity

Lovely little shrine, a peaceful and green enclave to visit. Don’t miss the smaller steps up to the... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
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Small simple temple with history

I walked by this temple many times going to/from train station. It has a long history and not... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
James M
Tampa, Florida
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3-7-15 Kitashinagawa, Shinagawa 140-0001, Tokyo Prefecture
Shinagawa, Gotanda
+81 3-3474-5575
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely little shrine, a peaceful and green enclave to visit. Don’t miss the smaller steps up to the left. Plenty deities to choose from!

Thank Emm_Martin
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

I walked by this temple many times going to/from train station. It has a long history and not crowded so you can take your time reading and looking.

Thank James M
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

If you are in Shinagawa you shouldn’t miss it. In the middle of the town it is really lovely and without any noise.

Thank Hugues S
Reviewed 27 March 2018

We had half a day to spare so we decided to head to this shrine and we were pleasantly surprised by how quiet and quaint it was. It's a small shrine with lots of steps leading up to it and they have a mini set...More

Thank KuanWai
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Visited Jan 3, there is quite many people visiting for the 7 Lucky Gods pilgrimage (starting with this shrine). The concrete steps going up are quite steep. This shrine is designated by Emperor Meiji as a place of worship to pray for the Japan prosperity.

Thank eTaka
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

This was my 1st stop of the day. It was a short stop. The informational video provided context. The statues in the 2nd museum of the men were pretty cool. There were many people leaving incense and praying which was nice to see. If you...More

Thank TravelingOYEster
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

A very pleasant and peaceful place to visit. Just a short way from one of the busiest train stations in the city.

Thank WTisSearching
Reviewed 7 November 2017

You will find this shrine just south of Shinagawa station.It has an impressive entrance at street level and a series of steep steps up to the shrine itslef which is quite small.There is not a lot of English signage but some and worth a look.

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Nice temple in the heart of shingawa. The people are feiendly and there are great restaurants nearby. The locals are very friendly.

Thank Luke D
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Very interesting learning more & more about the Japanese culture. The Shinagawa Shrine is education with great views!!!!

Thank WendyJalaba
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Shinagawa / Gotanda
In Shinagawa, an office district shares space with
luxury residential buildings and the scene is
constantly changing with rapid development. Ikedayama
park and Togoshi park are great places to see
beautiful traditional Japanese gardens with ponds, as
well as enjoy the changing seasons. Shinagawa was a
post and a port town during the Edo era and the lavish
old Shinto shrines and Buddhist temples at Shinagawa
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