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“Japan Heritage” Certified by the Agency for Cultural Affairs in FY2016
The “DATE Culture” Fostered by Masamune
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10 Osaki Hachimangu Shrine

10 Osaki Hachimangu Shrine

Built by Masamune in 1607, this shrine is the oldest “gongen-zukuri” structure in existence. It displays gorgeous and elegant characteristics of the Momoyama-style, such as the use of full lacquer coating, vivid colors and decorative metal fittings. It is one of the representative buildings that showcases the intention of Masamune, known as “DATE” culture. It was designated as a National Treasure in 1903.

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Stories : 2 The Establishment of Culture by Masamune
Designated : 8 National Treasure
Categories : 1 The Forefront of the Time / The Essence of the Momoyama Culture
Regions : 1 Sendai City
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Name : 10 Osaki Hachimangu Shrine
Location : 4-6-1 Hachiman, Aoba-ku, Sendai City
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“Japan Heritage” Certified by the Agency for Cultural Affairs in FY2016
The “DATE Culture” Fostered by Masamune

“DATE Culture” Promoting Project Executive Committee
Miyagi Prefectural Bureau of Education, Department of Cultural Properties Protection 8-1 Hon-cho 3-chome, Aoba-ku, Sendai City, Miyagi