SpotTwenty-six Martyrs of Japan

The site of the martyrdom of twenty six individuals later to be declared saints is an place of deep interest for the Christians who secretly held onto their religion despite the one-time national oppression of the faith. The twenty six were crucified in 1597 after a forced march and the museum next to the site displays goods related to Christianity from the period.

Twenty-six Martyrs of Japan


7-8, Nishizakamachi, Nagasaki city, Nagasaki





Related Spots

Holland SlopeStone-paved sloping roads, stone roadside gutters and brick walls remind all of the atmosphere of t... Read

Unzen JigokuUnzen Jigoku is one such place and is usually covered in a cloud of steam and the smell of sulfur. ... Read

Peace StatueWhen the bomb exploded 500 m above the Urakami area of the city, all within a 2 km radius of the ce... Read

Recommended Restaurant

Recommended Destinations

Recommended Event


Copyright © 2000-2012 FINEX Co., Ltd.