Tourist attraction

Aio original Hachiman Shrine Main hall, Hall of Worship, Romon Gate and Agency Shop

1. Aio original Hachiman Shrine Main hall, Hall of Worship, Romon Gate and Agency Shop

1. Aio original Hachiman Shrine Main hall, Hall of Worship, Romon Gate and Agency Shop

1. Aio original Hachiman Shrine Main hall, Hall of Worship, Romon Gate and Agency Shop

According to the shrine records, it was build in 814 on the site of Furumiya in Futajima island and moved to the location now by Ouchi Yoshioki in 1501.

The shrine building now existing was constructed by the head of Choshu domain, Mori Munehiro in 1740.

This place is famous enough for its beautiful decorations, unique original style of Yamaguch,i and large thatched rooftop to represent the architecture in the Edo period.

Location Aio Nishi Miyanodan 337, Yamaguchi City, Yamaguchi Prefecture
Access (1) 30 minutes by bus from JR Sanyo main line Shin-Yamaguchi station
Office of Inquiry Aio original Hachiman Shrine TEL: 083-984-4256

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