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Shimogamo Noryo Used Book Festival

You may find unexpected bargains! Shimogamo-jinja Noryo Secondhand Book Festival

Thursday, August 11, 2022 - Tuesday, August 16, 2022
10:00-17:30 (10:00-16:00 on the last day)
Shimogamo Shrine, Tadasunomori Forest

One of the three major used book festivals in Kyoto will be held at Shimogamo Jinja Shrine in Sakyo-ku, Kyoto City, for five days from August 11 (Thu.) to August 16 (Tue.), 2022.
About 20 antiquarian bookstores from Kyoto, Osaka, Nara, and other areas gather in one place, and about 800,000 books, including paperbacks, art books, out-of-print manga, and children's books, line up under the trees of a vast forest that has been selected as one of Kyoto's 200 best natural spots. Even if you are not familiar with secondhand books, you may find something you like. Come find your favorite book.

Shimogamo Jinja Noryo Used Book Festival

  • Shimmokusha-ryokun waso-matsuri festival (June 15 festival held at Kyoto's Minato Ward, Kyoto's provincial capital)
  • Shimogamo Shrine, Tadasunomori Forest
  • Thursday, August 11, 2022 - Tuesday, August 16, 2022 10:00 - 17:30 (10:00 - 16:00 on the last day)
  • Admission fee/free
  • 59 Shimogamo Izumigawa-cho, Sakyo Ward, Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture
  • 12 minutes walk from Keihan "Demachiyanagi Station"
    A short walk from the bus stop "Shimogamo Jinja-mae" and "Tadasunomori-mae"
  • Tel. 075-366-6879 (Kyoto Star Books)
  • http://koshoken.seesaa.net/
*Please note that the information contained herein is subject to change without notice.
*Since this site uses automatic translation, the translation may differ from the original Japanese content.


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