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    Matsudaira Toshogu Shrine

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    • Matsudaira Toshogu Shrine
    • Matsudaira Toshogu Shrine
    • Matsudaira Toshogu Shrine
    • Matsudaira Toshogu Shrine
    • Matsudaira Toshogu Shrine

    Matsudaira Toshogu Shrine consecrates Chikauji Matsudaira, the ancestral patriarch of the Matsudaira clan, to which shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu traced his roots. The shrine grounds were once the villa of Matsudaira. Immediately adjacent to the worship hall is the Matsudairagou hall, which features various items tied to the Matsudaira and Tokugawa clans. There you will also find the well at which Matsudaira was first bathed. It is held to confer benefits like longevity and safe birth and is held as sacred water for visitors. Matsudaira Toshogu Shrine holds a range of festivals and is thronged with people year-round.

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    Address 〒444-2202
    13 Akabara, Matsudaira-cho, Toyota-City
    Fee Free admission
    Opening days / hours All-day admission: 10:00AM-3:00 PM (Matsudairagou)
    Parking lot Free
    Access by Public Transportation [Directions from Nagoya]
    ・From Nagoya Station on the Higashiyama subway line, go to Fushimi Station and transfer to the Tsurumai subway line (which connects to the Meitetsu Toyota Line from Akaike). Get off at Meitetsu Toyotashi Station.
    ・From Meitetsu Nagoya Station, take the Meitetsu Nagoya Main Line to Chiryu Station. Transfer trains and get off at Meitetsu Toyotashi Station.
    ・From JR Nagoya Station, take the JR Chuo Main Line to Kozoji Station. Transfer to the Aichi Loop Line and get off at Shin-Toyota Station.
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