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Dedicated to samurai leader

This Shinto shrine, located near Saga prefecture office, is dedicated to Nabeshima family, leader... read more

Reviewed March 27, 2018
kimitakas
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Taichung, Taiwan
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prominent shrine of 佐賀

We visited it as it is just 10 mins from the佐賀城本丸歴史館. It is the main shrine of Saga, . Easy to... read more

Reviewed December 12, 2017
JimmySumKahWai
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Singapore, Singapore
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Mar 27, 2018
“Dedicated to samurai leader”
Dec 12, 2017
“prominent shrine of 佐賀”
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2-10-43 Matsubara, Saga 840-0831, Saga Prefecture
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Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

This Shinto shrine, located near Saga prefecture office, is dedicated to Nabeshima family, leader of Samurais, which governed Saga area before Meiji restoration. Like many other shrines, the entrance is free. From JR station, it takes about 20 minutes to walk.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2017

We visited it as it is just 10 mins from the佐賀城本丸歴史館. It is the main shrine of Saga, . Easy to access as it is along main road, and the flattering red banners plus the canon placed near the entrance adds touch of importance. [We...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed July 1, 2017

The Shrine is photogenic and you'll have the place to your self. There's also a picturesque stream nearby.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed September 21, 2016

The Saga Shrine is close to the Castle. It is just another shrine like you see many in Japan and hence, worth just a short visit.

Date of experience: September 2016
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