Kikuchi Shrine, Kikuchi

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Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Kikuchi Shrine (菊池神社, Kikuchi Jinja) is a Shinto shrine in Kikuchi, Kumamoto Prefecture, in which Kikuchi Taketoki (菊池武時, 1292 – April 27, 1333), Kikuchi Takeshige (菊池武重, 1307?-1338?) and Kikuchi Takemitsu (菊池武光, c. 1319 – 1373) are enshrined. It is one of the Fifteen Shrines of the Kenmu Restoration.
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  • If you're in Kikuchi to visit one of its well-known onsen the local shrine is worth a visit. Kikuchi Jinja, a small local Shinto shrine, sits atop a hill on the edge of the town. The shrine is where.....  more »
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  • Kikuchi. Yes, some become famous Kikuchi clan. Shrine in Kumamoto Prefecture and said, is this the Kikuchi Shinto shrine. It is the historic and splendid shrine. No space to park your car on new year's day or even 3:00 bustling with people. Loved it up on the spot.
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  • From within the city Shrine at the entrance to the Valley. Location of Moriyama Castle of Kikuchi clan was originally a will. Kikuchi Park 2 for parking or street parking spaces, climb down & Museum because quite way. Also for wheelchair users can visit the hill there. If you climb up the gravel road running in the Museum of history and car to several 止meremasu. It is the closest Monday to Friday.
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