“Shirasagi-no-mai” was first performed in 1968 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Tokyo as the capital of Japan. The beautiful dance is a parade through the Senso-ji Temple precincts by participants in historical costumes such as white heron, warrior, pole carrier, parasol carrier, and musician.
Asakusa Tourism Federation
Senso-ji Temple precints:
・5 min. walk from Tokyo Metro Ginza Line Asakusa Station
・5 min. walk from Tobu Skytree Line Asakusa Station
・7 min. walk from Toei Subway Asakusa Line Asakusa Station
・5 min. walk from Tsukuba Express Asakusa Station