Toshogu Shrine

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Japanese script: 日光東照宮
Area: Tochigi
Address: 2301 Sannai, Nikko-shi, Tochigi-ken [map]
Website: http://www.toshogu.jp/

Toshogu Shrine was the shrine of the Tokugawa clan during their mainly insular period of rule from 1603 to 1868. It is also a major tourist attraction located in the forested hills next to Nikko.