A Shinto shrine honoring Japanese soldiers killed in combat, Yasukuni also functions as a Japanese war museum.

Facts & Stats on Yasukuni Shrine

Go Historic ID
319470
Names
Yasukuni Shrine
or "Pacifying the Nation Shrine")
Dates
1869

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
3-1-1 Kudan-kita
Tokyo, Japan
Contact
03/3261-8326

Resources for Yasukuni Shrine

  1. Official Website of Yasukuni Shrine Official website.

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Yasukuni Shrine - Tokyo, Japan