Nezu Shrine

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Coordinates: 35°43′13″N 139°45′39″E / 35.72028°N 139.76083°E / 35.72028; 139.76083

Nezu Shrine (根津神社, Nezu-jinja), established in 1705, is a Shinto shrine located in Bunkyō, Tokyo, Japan.

It is famous for its Azalea Festival (Tsutsuji Matsuri) which is held on its grounds from early April until early May.


  • Joseph Cali with John Dougill, Shinto Shrines: A Guide to the Sacred Sites of Japan's Ancient Religion (University of Hawai'i Press, 2013).

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