Teppozu Inari Shrine

Attractions, Religious buildings and sites Shintomicho

Time Out says

Friendly warning! We're working hard to be accurate. But these are unusual times, so please check that venues remain open.

This shrine, close to the banks of the Sumida River, traces its origins back to a shrine constructed nearby in 1520, while it has been in its current location since 1642. Besides being the site of a number of interesting matsuri throughout the year (including one that sees participants taking a dip in a pool on the second Sunday in January), arguably the main attraction is next to the actual shrine. Here, you'll find a mini Mount Fuji constructed from rocks carried from Fujisan itself by devotees, as part of an old tradition of worshipping the great mountain. 



Address: 1-6-7 Minato, Chuo-ku

Transport: Hatchobori Station (Hibiya, Keiyo lines)
You may also like
    Latest news