- Atsuta Jingu Shrine
Nagoya-City Atsuta Jingu Shrine
Atsuta Jingu Shrine, Home of the Sacred Sword
Atsuta Shrine is Japan's second most revered Shinto shrine after the Great Shrine of Ise, and dates back over 2,000 years. The shrine is home to the sacred Kusanagi-no-Tsurugi sword, likened to the legendary Excalibur, it is one of the Three Imperial Regalia of Japan.