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Nikko Toshogu Shinto Shrine, Tochigi prefecture
Nikko Tosho-gu, a Shinto shrine in Nikko, Tochigi Prefecture, is part of the "Shrines and Temples of Nikko" UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Initially built in 1617, it was subsequently enlarged.
Five structures and two swords at Nikko Toshogu are listed as National Treasures of Japan, and three buildings and numerous other objects are categorized as Important Cultural Properties
SOURCE: Yasufumi Nishi, courtesy of Japan National Tourism Organization, used with permission.
NOTE: The information regarding Japan on this page is re-published from Japan National Tourism Organization. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Japan information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Japan should be addressed to Japan National Tourism Office.
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