Established in 678
Rei: May 15
Record said Kamigamo Shrine was established in the time of the first Emperor. The god, Kamowakeikazuchino Okami, descented at Mt. Kamo.
Kamigamo Shrine is one of the oldest shrines in Kyoto. Kamo clan was a very powerful family since ancient times. Since the Heian period, many people including the imperial families highly respected.
Two sand corns for the protection.
The main hall
Constructed in 1863 registered as the national treasure.
Constructed in 1628.
Many other buildings were constructed in 1628 and registered as important cultural assets.