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Owl Shrine - CLOSED

3-1-1 Asakusa | 4F Umamichi Myokenya Bldg., Taito 111-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 70-3143-8088
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Amazing! Awesome! Wonderfull!

You have to experience this one! Owls, small ones to big ones. You can touch them, hold them on... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
mrmonkey-1234567890
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Hong Kong, China
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The experience worths its price

I think this place is very good since the owner nicely explained to us everything from the... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Dang Phuong Lua... L
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The owl shrine is the owl cafe which can enjoy a world's best owl. It is not a cafe only to touch it in owls here. If you have been for other owl cafes, the experience here is full of surprise. We provide: touching owl/photo with owl/owl's flight/hold owl 2-minute walk from Senso-ji Temple ※Please use "Asakusa Station" of Ginza Line or Toei Asakusa Line.
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  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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3-1-1 Asakusa | 4F Umamichi Myokenya Bldg., Taito 111-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
Ueno, Asakusa
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+81 70-3143-8088
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

You have to experience this one! Owls, small ones to big ones. You can touch them, hold them on your arm, hand or shoulder. I even got to feed one of the big ones a snack! They are on a leash, but they dont really...More

Thank mrmonkey-1234567890
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owl-shrine, 支配人 at Owl Shrine, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you very much for coming. And we appreciate your kind comment. We are glad that you enjoyed the time with our owls. We hope that you can come again when you have a chance to visit Japan. Owl Shrine

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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I think this place is very good since the owner nicely explained to us everything from the beginning and assisted us wholeheartedly whenever we wanted to interact with the owls. You can also learn a lot about the owls personality, origin if you ask him....More

Thank Dang Phuong Lua... L
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owl-shrine, 支配人 at Owl Shrine, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you very much for coming. And we appreciate your kind comment. We are glad that you enjoyed the time with our owls. We hope that you can come again when you have a chance to visit Japan. Owl Shrine

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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

The owls themselves are adorable, they seemed to be well looked after and they liked the staff member, who was very nice. However I can't help but question how ethical it is to keep nocturnal animals in a small room with bright lighting durning the...More

Thank Claire D
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owl-shrine, 支配人 at Owl Shrine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

Thank you for having a shop come. I live life that I matched the owl keeping in a shop with a person, and, as for the owl, all is not nocturnal. And an owl is an animal with a few exercising desires, but may sometimes...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

If you want to see live owls in action and don't want to head out to a forest or a zoo, this is your place. The staff is friendly and the owls are interesting. If you ever thought about owning a flock of owls in...More

Thank adamtheglobal
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owl-shrine, 支配人 at Owl Shrine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

I am very sorry. About a smell, I am improved in future. Thank you for good advice. Though you came to the shop, I am sorry. You will not surely feel the smell of the shop when you came next. Thank you.

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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

A must go!! The staff as well as owls are wonderful!! My favorite is the barn owl Hama 👍👍👏👏 it's quite quiet and you can hold and feed the owls.

Thank Akemi H
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owl-shrine, 支配人 at Owl Shrine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

Thank you very much for coming. And we appreciate your kind comment. We are glad that you enjoyed the time with our owls. We hope that you can come again when you have a chance to visit Japan. Owl Shrine

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Me and two friends from Norway(see two reviews below) visited this place as we really wanted to see some owls in Japan. We were a bit worried at first since the owls were tied up, albeit by loose rope and not chains luckily, but found...More

Thank TorryWaage
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owl-shrine, 支配人 at Owl Shrine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

Thank you very much for coming. And we appreciate your kind comment. We are glad that you enjoyed the time with our owls. We hope that you can come again when you have a chance to visit Japan. Owl Shrine

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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

It was a very good experience! They are so cute :) and staff is very kind and friendly. I like it very much. Thank you!

1  Thank Büke A
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owl-shrine, 支配人 at Owl Shrine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

Thank you very much for coming. And we appreciate your kind comment. We are glad that you enjoyed the time with our owls. We hope that you can come again when you have a chance to visit Japan. Owl Shrine

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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

I was visiting with a couple of friends from Norway. We wanted to visit a place we could see and pet owls, but were afraid the owls would be unhappy. At Owl Shrine this was not the case! They were all kind and happy and...More

1  Thank Chris W
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owl-shrine, 支配人 at Owl Shrine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

Thank you very much for coming. And we appreciate your kind comment. We are glad that you enjoyed the time with our owls. We hope that you can come again when you have a chance to visit Japan. Owl Shrine

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Reviewed 9 July 2017

I came here excited to do the owl cafe experience as I had seen some of the owls in Asakusa. This one had the best ratings so I walked there. Found it went upstairs, price is now 1,500 yen here, all the others were 800...More

Thank Tanya M
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owl-shrine, 支配人 at Owl Shrine, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

There were many points that did not reach our store by precious sightseeing of Japan, and, having made it feel unpleasant, I am sorry. A store was on the first floor before and offered the drink, but the visitor who came to our store stopped...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Had lots of fun with my friends at the owl shrine! Many owls to take photo with, and the staff was very friendly, and speaks good english. So there's no problem communicating with the staff. Overall experience was really fun, and we were all happy...More

Thank sherry t
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owl-shrine, 支配人 at Owl Shrine, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thank you very much for coming. And we appreciate your kind comment. We are glad that you enjoyed the time with our owls. We hope that you can come again when you have a chance to visit Japan. Owl Shrine

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Ueno, Asakusa
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Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the
grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed
alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at
the end of the year, when many people go on shopping
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