The Shrine of Akatosh is a shrine in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

Blessing effectsEdit

Activating the shrine confers the Blessing of Akatosh for a duration of eight hours.


This shrine can be crafted for a homestead as part of Hearthfire. It requires the following components:

Note: all shrines also require a shrine base, which can be crafted with:


Temple of the DivinesEdit

Location: In the Temple of the Divines in Solitude. It is one of the eight or nine shrines available there.


Rorikstead HillEdit

Location: A small group of rocks lie at the top of the hill north of Rorikstead, overlooking the city. The shrine lies on the ground at the foot of the rocks.

Notable items:


Twilight ValleyEdit

Location: Just northeast of Twilight Sepulcher, overlooking the path.

Notable items:


Steamcrag HillockEdit

Location: South of Steamcrag Camp at the top of a small rocky hill is a shrine sitting on an altar protected by several risen Skeletons.

Notable items:


Fort Sungard ShrineEdit

Location: Accessible from the upper wall on the south side of the fort. The Shrine of Akatosh is only present if the Imperials garrisoned the fort.


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