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Izumo Taisha Shrine

Izumo Taisha Shrine

Izumo-taisha, officially Izumo Ōyashiro, is one of the most ancient and important Shinto shrines in Japan. No record gives the date of establishment..

Shimane
Adachi Museum of Art

Adachi Museum of Art

The Adachi Museum of Art (足立美術館, Adachi Bijutsukan) opened in Yasugi, Shimane Prefecture, Japan in 1970. It houses a collection of modern Japan..

Shimane
Matsue's Kounkaku

Matsue's Kounkaku

Kim B

Matsue's Kounkaku was built to entertain the Emperor of Japan in the early 1900s. Since then, it's been a venue for events..

Shimane 3
Lafcadio Hearn Memorial Museum

Lafcadio Hearn Memorial Museum

The Lafcadio Hearn Memorial Museum is dedicated to the British explorer who arrived in Japan in the 1800s. The museum was opened in 1934, thirty years..

Shimane
Yabusame Horse Archery Tsuwano

Yabusame Horse Archery Tsuwano

Mid Apr

Yabusame is a horse archery festival in Tsuwano, held on the second Sunday of April every year. The horse archery ground in Tsuwano..

Shimane, Washibara 1 Free
Taikodani Inari Shrine

Taikodani Inari Shrine

Denes Perlaky

Taikodani Inari Shrine is one of the most popular sightseeing spots in Tsuwano, the small castle town of south Shimane. A path of..

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