During the tournament the main building was used as the gathering room for the participants; rooms were used as the preparation area, the changing room and a medical room.
The Tatsumiya Shrine is based off of the Takimiya Jinja near the JR Fukaya Station.
- During the lead-up to the Mahora Academy Festival, the Tatsumiya Shrine is lined with vendors in the same way as a public festival.
- During a practice date, Negi and Asuna visited the shrine's vendor attractions; trying out the Shooting Gallery and Goldfish Scooping.
- During the Mahora Martial Arts Tournament, Chao Lingshen used one of the shrine's twin towers as headquarters for her internet viral campaign in revealing the magic used in the tournament to the world.