Tamatsukuri Inari Shrine

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Tamatsukuri Inari Shrine's haiden

Tamatsukuri Inari Shrine (玉造稲荷神社 Tamatsukuri-Inari-jinja?) is a shrine dedicated to the Shinto kami (god) Inari. The shrine's construction can be traced to 12 BCE, and Inari was enshrined there by Toyotomi Hideyoshi in the 1580s to protect Osaka Castle. (Osaka Visitor's Guide)


An easy walk north from exit #1 of the Tamatsukuri Station on the Nagahori-tsurumi-ryokuchi Line of the Osaka subway system. Also close to the JR Loop Line.

Address: 2-3-8, Tamatsukuri, Chūō-ku, Osaka City, 540-0004.

Telephone: 06-6941-3821

Website (Japanese): http://www.inari.or.jp

Coordinates: 34°40′41″N 135°31′48″E / 34.67806°N 135.53000°E / 34.67806; 135.53000