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Tokushima City Tokushima Castle Museum徳島市立徳島城博物館

Museum / Science Museum

This is a museum erected at the site of the Tokushima Castle palace ruins in Tokushima Central Park, Tokushima City. It is only a 10-minute walk from the JR Tokushima Station. The permanent exhibit is divided into five themes showcasing artisan works and historical materials of the Tokushima domain and the Hachisuka clan. Here, the Senzanmaru, a national Important Cultural Property that is a decorative whaling ship from the Tokushima domain is the main attraction amongst many other treasures. The museum annually hosts six special exhibits or themed exhibits. The visitors to the history museum may use the same ticket to enjoy the adjoining former Tokushima Castle Omote Goten Garden as well.


Tokushima Pref. Tokushimashi Tokushimachoujounai 1-8

phone 0886562525

9:30-17:00 (entrance until 16:30)

Review of Tokushima Castle Museum

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2018/06/22 Lovely museum
This fascinating museum provides an insight into the history of the area. Get a combined ticket to see the gardens as well.
Reviewed:2018/05/04 A nice museum with a complete history of the castle and stunning Japanese garden.
A small but interesting museum next to the castle ruins. Many artifacts from the castle as well as a authentic model of the original castle grounds. Even a remaining royal boat preserved from the...
Reviewed:2018/02/19 Great Japanese garden
There is a garden beside the main building. Access costs 50 yen and gives you access to a well maintained garden. Traditional landscaping and well maintained garden are a nice and hidden place to go.

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9:30-17:00 (entrance until 16:30)
Monday (opened in case of Public holiday), The next day of Public holiday (opened in case of Sunday/Public holiday), 12/28-1/2
[Admission fee]
[General] 300 yen
[high college students] 200 yen
[Up to Junior high school student] Free
※ There is a change when special exhibition is held
[Parking fee]
[ordinary car] 310 yen/Sunday
[Large-sized vehicles] 1290 yen/Sunday
Parking Lot
Available (Tokushima Chuo Park east side parking lot/Charge)
Credit Card
Not available
※ When using with large-sized vehicles, reservation is required by Sunday .

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN


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          The southeastern corner of Shikoku is home to Tokushima prefecture, a region celebrated for its luscious nature and the nation’s favorite Awa Odori, an energetic dance to which an annual summer festival has been dedicated. Keeping the upbeat tempo, whirlpools excite the Naruto sea off Tokushima, while inland, dramatic cliffs line the Iya Valley, promising unrivaled views of vast and vibrant scenery.

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