This shrine was built in 1014A.D. In the 12th century, a member of the first landowner’s clan in Makabe, Sakurai Ichiro accept the spirit of Takemikaduchino Oomikami from Kashima Shrine and built the shrine on the southeastern corner of Makabe Castle.
The main building built during the mid-Edo Period is a traditional style. Inside the shrine there are exquisite carvings of dragons, phoenixes, and peonies.
【Address:499 Yoshigaya Yamao, Makabe-cho, Sakuragawa-shi】