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Sakitsu Catholic Church

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Data ID 430100005
Name of film commission Amakusa Film Commission
Location 539 Sakitsu, Kawaura-machi, Amakusa、Kumamoto prefecture
Date photographed 04/2005
Time photographed Morning
Weather photographed Clouded sky
Description Standing tall in a peaceful fishing village is the Gothic-style Sakitsu Catholic Church. The present church was restored in 1934 during the ministry of Fr. Halbout, a French missionary. The scenery around the church was selected for "100 Shores of Japan" and "100 Evocative Scenes of Japan".
Era of location (facility) The Heisei era
Parking available
Contact c/o Amakusa Takarajima Tourism Association,
Chyuou-Shinmachi , Amakusa city, Kumamoto Prefecture 863-0023
Inquiry Phone:0969-22-2243


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