Sukunahikona ShrineCurrently Open [Closes at 06:30 pm]
- Address: Japan, 〒541-0045 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, 中央区道修町2丁目1−8
- Timings: 06:00 am - 06:30 pm Details
- Phone: +81-662316958
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 00:20 Mins
- Tags: Religious Site, Family And Kids
Sukunahikona Shrine - Review
This shrine, dedicated to the Chinese and Japanese gods of Medicine (Shinno and Sukunahikona), is in a rather fitting location. The area around the shrine, Dosho-machi, is regarded as Osaka's medicine district. The shrine has been around since the 10th century. It's thought locally that prayers at the shrine were instrumental in helping stop the outbreak of cholera in this area in the early 19th century. The Shinno Festival is celebrated at the shrine on the 22nd and 23rd of November. It is the last religious event of the year in Osaka. The shrine is today patronised by various Japanese pharmaceutical firms.
How To reach Sukunahikona Shrine by Public Transport
- Keihan Line, Sakaisuji Line stop Kitahama Station
- Bus 62 stop stop Kitahama chome (bus)
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Things to Know Before Visiting Sukunahikona Shrine
0.2% of people who visit Osaka include Sukunahikona Shrine in their plan
66.67% of people start their Sukunahikona Shrine visit around 1 PM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Sukunahikona Shrine
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Sukunahikona Shrine
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