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Suitengu Shrine

2-30-3 Nihombashi Kakigaracho, Chuo 103-0014, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3666-7195
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A must see in Tokyo

We visited the shrine on an exceptionally hot day 38 degrees. We paid for our prayers to be granted... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
shirleanmcc
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
beautiful temple

Our first temple visit. It was just a short walk from our hotel and gorgeous. It was educational... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
Paulette Y
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Holland, Michigan
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2-30-3 Nihombashi Kakigaracho, Chuo 103-0014, Tokyo Prefecture
Ginza, Tokyo Nihonbashi
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

We visited the shrine on an exceptionally hot day 38 degrees. We paid for our prayers to be granted it felt a bit like casting a coin into a wishing well. The structure is interesting and the gold leaf very decorative. We had difficulty understanding...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

Our first temple visit. It was just a short walk from our hotel and gorgeous. It was educational and clean and let us know what was expected and how to behave.

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Visited during a walk around of the area. It was busy on Sunday but easy to walk around and take in the sites. I did't see anything written in English so look it up before you go to get some of the history from the...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2017

Suitengu Shrine which is supposed to be a power spot that facilitates childbirth continues its popularity for obvious reasons. Even in today´s Japan children are born, and mothers pray for an easy birth. The new shrine building which now sits on top of another new...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2017

Above the busy street the light wood of this shrine stands out. Sitting iin a modern architectural setting, the stairs to it are hidden to the right, ground level. Did not have time to figure out the context, but the shrine keeps its spiritual distance,...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2016

I went to Tokyo on business in May and September 2016. Suitengumae is a quiet neighborhood next to Nihonbashi. After I finished my business meeting, I first went past Tokyo City Air Terminal (TCAT) and the Royal Park Hotel. This is actually a very convenient...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2016

It is located just down the street from TCAT and is not that impressive externally but it is ionteresting inside. It has been rebuilt and some of the old shops have gone but inside it is a typical Japanese Shrine. This Shrine is known to...More

1  Thank Oldjack
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Reviewed 24 May 2016

Since I have missed visiting the imperial palace (closed) on my last day, I was looking for seeing a few traditional buildings in Japan. It was a pleasant few hours spent on my last day in Tokyo.

Thank Judy W
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Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

This shrine was just rebuilt. Opened in April 2016. The new shrine was made in the traditional way from wood and copper roof etc. The previous shrine, although nice, was painted pre made concrete. This is now Tokyo's newest shrine building. Very clean and well...More

1  Thank ktarrier
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

We went on a Saturday. it was hammered and difficult to get around there were so many people. Very commercial.

Thank yorkie199
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bettygoh23
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Response from Simon W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry , part of your question has characters that I cannot read. What do the characters translate to in English please?
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