This shrine was built in 72 AD. This is a spot with a nice view where you can see Fukuoka’s main points of interest and Kenkai-Nada Sea. This shrine is believed to grant divine favors in love, study, business, childbirth etc. It is also known as the living place of god that helps quit smoking and drinking. New Year Festival is held here on January 1st and it attracts a lot of worshippers. Various seasonal festivals are held at the temple throughout the year.
20 minutes from Muromi Station on Fukuoka Airport Kine. The closest bus stop is "Atago-shita" on Nishitetsu bus.
Description: Atago-jinja Shrine
|Sights||Atago-jinja Shrine (愛宕神社)|
Fukuoka Prefecture, Fukuoka-shi, Nishi-ku, Atago 2-7-1
|Phone / Fax||Phone: 092-881-0103|
|Closed dates||7 days open|
|Admission Fee||Free admission|
Spring (March - May)Summer (June - August) Autumn (September - November) Winter (December - February)
|Recommended target||Family Couples Groups Infant & Toddler (ages 0-6) Child (ages 7-17) Adult (ages 20+)|
Map: Atago-jinja Shrine