Kashima-jingu Shrine, said to be built in the year 660, is a shrine long loved by locals. Located in inland Ibaraki prefecture, the shrine resides deep in the woods. You can feel the depth of its history through its wooden build and traditional architectural designs. Visit the shrine to pay a visit to Takemikazuchi-no-Okami, the god of thunder!
2306-1 Kyuchu, Kashima-shi, Ibaraki
Kashima-jingu Shrine: ・Open year-round Homotsu-den (Treasure Exhibit) ・8:00a.m. - 4:00p.m.
Kashima-jingu Shrine: ・Free Homotsu-den (Treasure Exhibit) ・General: ¥300 ・Junior high school students and below: ¥100 (Free on Saturdays and Sundays)
【Tokyo Sta.】— Highway Bus Kashima Express / for Kashima-jingu →【Kashima-jingu Sta.】about a 10-minute walk
【Mito Sta.】— Kashima Rinkai Railway Oarai Kashima Line / for Kashima-jingu →【Kashima-jingu Sta.】about a 10-minute walk