CHUGOKU Tsuwano Catholic Church (St. Mary’s Church in Tsuwano) Japanese Name: 津和野カトリック教会

 

This small church was rebuilt in 1929 and is now famous for its unique combination of stained glass and tatami-matted floor.

 

Adjacent building exhibits mainly on “Hidden Christians” one of whom is believed to be witnessed Marian apparition in Tsuwano.

 

Registered tangible cultural properties

 

 

Operating Hours

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

Mass Information

Every Sunday at 10:00 a.m.

Chief priest is Yamane Toshimi.

 

Access

About 10 minutes on foot from JR Tsuwano Station

Address: 66-7 Ro Ushiroda, Tsuwano Town, Kanoashi District, Shimane Prefecture

 

 

Contact Details

Email address: otome@sun-net.jp

Phone Number: 0856-72-0251

 

Website

http://www.sun-net.jp/~otome/