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Culture in Kagoshima

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Nagashima Museum

Nagashima Museum

One of Japan’s top cultural attractions, Nagashima Museum overlooks downtown Kagoshima and Kagoshima Bay area and reflects th...

Kagoshima
Kanehama Coast

Kanehama Coast

Stephen DiTomasso

Japan may be a gold mine for hidden historical gems and local secrets that your average tourist will not stumble upon, but Ka...

Kagoshima
Tsukiyomi Shrine 7

Tsukiyomi Shrine

Maren Pauli

Visit Tsukiyomi Shrine at the foot of Sakurajima and get rewarded with an amazing view of the volcano.

Kagoshima
Kirishima Shrine 11

Kirishima Shrine

Senén Germade

I highly recommend a visit the beautiful traditional Kirishima Shinto shrine in Kagoshima Prefecture. You can have a peaceful...

Kagoshima
Yoronjima, Kagoshima

Yoronjima, Kagoshima

Sarah Firth

Yoronjima (Yoron Island) in southern Kagoshima is one of the prefecture's most beautiful islands and a hidden gem. Hit the be...

Kagoshima
The Beauty of Flowers

The Beauty of Flowers

Kim

A special exhibition taking place at the Kagoshima City Museum of Art looks into artworks depicting flowers by numerous artis...

Kagoshima
Ohara Festival

Ohara Festival

Japan Travel

Kagoshima's biggest annual festival returns each November promising traditional dance parades, taiko performances and a whole...

Kagoshima