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Nov 13, 2018
“Rebuild Shrine”
Aug 26, 2017
“JUST BY CHANCE”
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3-13 Honmaru, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto 860-0002, Kumamoto Prefecture
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Reviewed November 13, 2018

This shrine was damaged by an earthquake and they have rebuild it. But behind this shrine is the Kumamoto Castle and repair works is still in progress, it was badly damaged so i think they need another year to do the job.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KwanO8
Reviewed August 26, 2017

Got here just by chance after visiting Kumamoto Castle. Actually, it has a nice view of the Castle from here, alse the reconstruction that is going on. The Shrine itself is interesting and worth pay a visit.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed February 2, 2017

The colorful display will draw you like bees to honey, upon your visit to Kumamoto castle, definitely stop by this active shrine for some photos and observe some Japanese traditions through this shrine. There is also a small gift shop but only Japanese is displayed...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank TheCosmopolite
Reviewed April 27, 2016

Dropped in to take pictures as it looked so attractive with the red banners and flags. It is near the entrance of Kumamoto Castle if you are taking the one that is nearest to downtown Kumamoto .

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank YSGNU
Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

I really like the inari shrines. All of the toriis lined up looks really cool together. This one is next to the castle, too, so it's really convenient.

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank turkjj25
Reviewed November 19, 2015 via mobile

This shrine you can't miss as its just before the Sudoguchi gate next to the Umaya bridge.Its bright red with lots of little worship shrines.Just a quick stop.

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank stevenr553
Reviewed October 21, 2015

A colourful shrine with many statues and a few gates. A nice addition to a visit to the castle and Kato shrine as this one's design is quite different with all the red gates and foxes. When you get off the tram for the castle,...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank journey4one
Reviewed September 24, 2015

It is conveniently located near the Kumamoto Castle; won't miss it when you are walking down hill towards the direction to the shopping street.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Quack H
Reviewed January 26, 2015

Kumamoto Castle Inari Shrine is a small shrine complex is at the foot of the Kumamoto Castle hill. We took refuge here in a rain storm. When it stopped raining we were able to walk around and look into the several building in this compact...More

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank hfot2
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