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Work began on the shrine in 1915. It was formally dedicated in 1920; and it was completed in 1921.
Until 1946, the Meiji Shrine was in the highest rank of government supported shrines (官幣大社 Kanpei-taisha).
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Media related to Meiji Shrine at Wikimedia Commons