Once known as Egara-san Tenmangu Shrine, this place is counted as one of Japan’s three great Tenjin Shrines, along with Fukuoka’s Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine and Kyoto’s Kitano Tenmangu Shrine.

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A main shrine behind the oratory building is designated as National Important Cultural Properties.

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There are about 100 ume trees were planted and will bloom from mid January to mid February.

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【Egaraten Shrine】
Address: 74 Nikaido, Kamakura, Kanagawa
Tel: +(81) 464-25-1772
Hour: 8:30~16:30
http://www1.kamakuranet.ne.jp/egara/