Hiratsuka Hachimangu Shrine

Shonan Area30m

Overview

This is one of the Six Shrines of Sagami. Events such as the Annual Festival, the Hamaori Festival, and the Bonbori Festival are held here. The Hachimanyama Park next to it was chosen as one of the Eight Views of Hiratsuka, and is one of a few western styled architectures built during the Meiji era in this prefecture. It is especially beautiful during seasons of cherry blossoms and roses. Built by Emperor Nintoku in year 380, this shrine was regarded as the protector of land for all of Sagami.

Detailed information

Address

1-6 Sengencho, Hiratsuka-shi, Kanagawa

Access

JR Tokaido Line, Hiratsuka Station

Photos

Hachimanyama no Yokan (Hachimanyama Park)
Shonan Area 0

Hachimanyama no Yokan (Hachimanyama Park)

Hachimanyama Park
Shonan Area 0

Hachimanyama Park

Kimono no Arai (Kimono Washing) Experience
Shonan Area 4

Kimono no Arai (Kimono Washing) Experience

Hiratsuka City Museum
Shonan Area 14

Hiratsuka City Museum