Heart-shaped Washbasin of Marriage


It is said that this was made in the middle of the Edo period, filled with wishes that famine would not occur.
The basin looks like a heart but it was originally meant to be shaped like a hollyhock leaf.Word of mouth spread about this location and it became a ”marriage spot” which has been visited by young women.

Basic Information

Address (Japanese) 811-3102 福岡県古賀市駅東2-2-1 古賀神社
Address Koga Shrine, Koga City
Telephone Number 092-940-2300(古賀市観光協会(火~金))
Contact Koga City Tourist Association (Tue-Thu)
Access a 6-minute walk from Koga Station of JR Kagoshima Main Line, or an 11-minute walk from Sho bus stop of Nishitetsu Bus.

*Information on facilities is subject to change. Please check each official website for the latest information.


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