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Shirakawa Hachiman Shrine Festival Hall

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Nice Park Surrounding It

We could here the musicians inside practicing for an upcoming event which just added to the charm... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2018
101FUNtravel
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San Diego, California
Must try the Doburoku

Excellent view of trees and the town. The doburoku festival museum is beside the shrine. Inside you... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2017
sheepbooknoodle
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Singapore, Singapore
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Jul 14, 2018
“Nice Park Surrounding It”
Dec 13, 2017
“Small museum in the village”
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559 Ogimachi, Shirakawa-mura, Ono-gun 501-5627, Gifu Prefecture
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Reviewed July 14, 2018

We could here the musicians inside practicing for an upcoming event which just added to the charm of the experience.

Thank 101FUNtravel
Reviewed December 13, 2017

The museum though small in size is very impressive, particularly the timber structure. Do remember to wash your hands in the stone basin at the frontage prior to entering the shrine and have a taste of sake there.

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed December 7, 2017

Nice, quite shrine to be visited while you are in Shirakawa. Well maintained shrine has impressively beautiful natural stone basin, which is used for purifying yourself by rinsing your hands and mouth before you enter the shrine. Go beyond the shrine and you will see...More

Thank tyonyc
Reviewed June 26, 2017

Went to Shirakawa Hachiman Shrine when me and friend were in Shirakawa-go. Graceful wooden architecture at Shirakawa-go.

Thank Quack H
Reviewed May 9, 2017

Small museum devoted to the festival, which is of middling interest. The sake, however, is very interesting with its slightly sweet and sour taste, and can only be had at this location. The price is around 300 yen and you can drink several cups for...More

Thank hdebie
Reviewed April 30, 2017

Excellent view of trees and the town. The doburoku festival museum is beside the shrine. Inside you can watch a video on the festival, explore the museum and drink the doburoku made last year. Doburoku is a type of unrefined sake which has a really...More

Thank sheepbooknoodle
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Really.. the words are obsolete in this case. Near the shrine is also a nice museum - doburoku festival museum.

Thank StrongCoffee2Go
Reviewed August 16, 2016

The shrine is very nice and all but, right next to the shrine is the Festival Hall or Museum. Do not miss the museum because it has a unique form of unrefined sake. If you like to try some sake in Japan and you are...More

Thank winterebel
Reviewed April 11, 2016

Centuries of living isolated in the mountains created a unique situation where the local temples brewed sake that was consumed during an annual festival. As far as shrines go - this is pretty basic but I never skip an opportunity to throw my coin, clap...More

Thank Tahoepov
Reviewed January 18, 2016

if you are in shirakawago, might as well visit this shrine and take a few photos of the torii gate and the bell

Thank LesY965
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