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MATSUNOO TAISHA: Guardian Shrine of Western Kyoto


2024.4.27(Sat) 〜 6.23(Sun)

Venue: 4F・3F

The first-ever exhibition of the sacred treasures of the Matsunoo-taisha Shrine in Nishikyo-ward, Kyoto. The shrine is venerated not only by many parishioners in the city, but also by sake brewers nationwide as the deity of sake and brewing. The exhibition features many historical materials related to the festivals, the history as the deity of sake, and the culture around sake, including deity figures that are among the oldest deity sculptures and designated as important cultural properties, as well as the first public exhibition of medieval documents of Minamoto no Yoritomo and Oda Nobunaga.

General Information

27 April – 23 June, 2024
10:00 – 18:00 * Fridays until 19:30
*Last entry 30 minutes before closing
Mondays, except 29 April and 6 May
7 May
The fourth and third floors
Admission Fee:
Adult : 1,600 yen (1,400 yen)
University Students and High School Students : 1,000 yen (800 yen)
Junior High School Students and Elementary School Students : 500 yen (300 yen)
Preschool children: Admission Free
*Prices shown in ( ) indicate group (more than 20 persons) and advance discount tickets.
*Tickets are available at The Museum of Kyoto, asoview!, Ticket PIA(P-Code: 686-837), Lawson Ticket(L-Code:55465), CN playguide, eplus, Seven Ticket(Seven-Code: 104-213), Rakuten Ticket, and ticket agencies
*Admission is free for visitors with disabilities and one caretaker. Please present Disabled Person’s Notebook or similar identification.
*The ticket allows access to exhibitions on the 2nd floor and film theatre on the 3rd floor.
*Advance tickets will be available from 27 February to 26 April

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