Wakamiya Hachiman Shrine
The enshrined deities of Wakamiya Hachiman Shrine are Emperor Nintoku, Emperor Ojin and Takeuchinosukune, a legendary person who served in Japan's first imperial government. Tokugawa Ieyasu designated the shrine to be the main tutelary deity of Nagoya in 1610. In addition to its regular festivals, the Wakamiya Festival held on May 15-16 every year; the harikuyo festival, a memorial service for dull and broken needles; and other festivals and events are held.
3-35-30 Sakae, Naka-ku, Nagoya
|Area||Sakae / Fushimi|
|TEL||+81-52-241-0810(Inquiries in English not accepted)|
|Opening Hours||Shrine Office 9:00～17:00|
|Regular Holiday||Open year round|
|Parking||Exclusive parking for visitors available|