|Related Events:||Kasuga Wakamiya On-Matsuri|
|Address:||160 Kasuganocho, Nara [map]|
|Access:||2.7 km from Nara Station|
|Hours:||6am - 6pm (April - September), 6:30am - 5pm (October - March)|
Kasuga Taisha is a shrine within Nara Park that was established in the year 768 during the Heian Period of Japanese history, when Nara was the capital.
The shrine is a UNESCO World Heritage site.
General admission to the shrine is free, but various parts have admission fees – of ¥500 each. Specifically, the area in front of the main sanctuary, the Kasugataisha Museum and the Man’yo Botanical Garden.