Minatogawa Shrine (湊川神社, Minatogawa-jinja) is a Shinto shrine in Chūō-ku, Kobe, Japan, roughly on the site of the Battle of Minatogawa established in 1872.Use our Kobe trip maker app to add Minatogawa Shrine and other attractions to your Kobe vacation plans.
The enshrined kami is the spirit of Masashige Kusunoki, a military commander. It is one of the Fifteen Shrines of the Kenmu Restoration.
Minatogawa Shrine reviews
One of the first things that struck me about Minatogawa Shrine besides its beauty was how peaceful it is. There weren't a lot of tourists at the shrine and it was nice to walk around and enjoy the... more »
This shrine is located about 100m from the JR Kobe Station. It has quite a grand entrance which is beautiful lit up at night, and is a nice a peaceful place to visit during the daytime. Inside can... more »
Very nice shrine. Easy to access, near train and subway stations. A nice quiet place to take a break from the city.
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