Taniyama Gokoku Shrine @ Kagoshima City, Japan


This article introduces Taniyama Gokoku Shrine.

This shrine worships those who died at the war period.



Access & Parking

It takes about 30 minutes by car from Kagoshima Chuo Station.

You can park the car at parking lot besides the shrine.


Shrine Gate




Shrine Garden


Those monuments are regarding wars which happened from Meiji to Showa periods.


Shrine faces the route 219 which is busy with many cars.



Water Purification Place



Main Shrine Building

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Shrine Gods

The shrine worships those who dies at war periods.


Shrine Seal

There is no shrine office.


Information of Taniyama Gokoku Shrine


Shimofukumotocho 902-2, Kagoshima City, Japan



Nearby Lunch Spot

Yoshokuya Aozora

Why not enjoy omelet rice and hamburger steak at relaxing atomosphere?


Neaby Sightseeing Spots

Nemophila Flower Park (Jigenji Park)

Beautiful blue flowers in every Spring.

Cosmos Flower Park (Jigenji Park)

Beautiful cosmos flowers appears in every Autumn.

Taniyama Shrine

You can see a nice view of Kaghoma City and Mt. Sakurajima from the shrine.


Nearby Hotel

Chisan Inn Kagoshima Taniyama

It takes about 10 minutes from Taniyama Station by car.

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