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New Year's Information

Visiting a Shinto shrine at the New Year to greet kami and pray for happiness is very common custom. This is called “Hatsumoude” (初詣). Tsurugaoka Hachimangu welcomes your Hatsumoude.

2019hatsu1.JPGOpening hours

December 31~January 3    Open 24 hours

January 4      0am-9pm

January 5~   6am-9pm 

*In this period, the appearance of the precinct is different from the usual one, and the route to the main shrine will be one-way.

For the detail, please watch this video (available only in Japanese). precinct guide video.wmv

Amulet office opening hours

January 1~3   Open 24 hours

January 4      0am-9pm

January 5~   6am-9pm 


2019hatsu2 - コピー.JPGPeony Garden

January 1~middle February  9am-4:30pm (last admission is 4 pm)

Admission Fee: Adult  ¥500

 Student (age 13-18)  ¥200

Child  Free                                   

*Children under age 12 should be guided by an adult

*Group Discount ¥400 per one is available for group of 25+ adults


Traffic control (Roads around the shrine will be closed the time below.)

December 31, 10pm-January 1, 5pm     

January 2, 3  9am-5pm


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