Kato Shrine

Lord Kiyomasa Kato’s shrine that is located right in front of Kumamoto Castle

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During his heyday from the 16th century to the beginning of the 17th century, military commander Kiyomasa Kato established Kumamoto Castle and also contributed Kato Shrine where he is now enshrined for prosperity and a safe population. Located within the grounds of Kumamoto Castle, the shrine is also famous as the perfect spot to view the castle up close.
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2-1 Honmaru, Kumamoto
(096) 352-7316

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