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Kumamoto Castle熊本城

Historical Monument

In 1607, Kato Kiyomasa built a castle in a hilly area called Chausuyama, which is one of the three premier castles in Japan. Thereafter, Kumamoto Castle has been a stage of a diverse history for 400 years from the Middle Ages to the present age. Castle buildings from those days are also in existence, and 13 of the buildings have been designated as Important Cultural Properties of Japan. Kumamoto Castle was damaged in the Kumamoto earthquake which occurred in April 2016, and restoration work is currently still under way.

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Kumamoto Pref. Kumamotoshichuouku Honmaru 1-1

phone 0963525900
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Address

Kumamoto Pref. Kumamotoshichuouku Honmaru 1-1 [map]

Phone

0963525900

Hours
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Closed
open everyday
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Fees
Free
※ Charge area is not included due to access restrictions
Parking Lot
Available(210spaces)
Credit Card
Not available

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          There is no Station nearby. There is no Bus Stop nearby. There is no Parking nearby. There is no IC nearby.

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          Kumamoto lies in the center of Kyushu, a calm prefecture perfect for easy strolls around the historic center and lazy evenings in the natural hot springs at Kurokawa Onsen. For a slightly more strenuous activity, head to Mount Aso, whose surrounding hills offer hiking opportunities aplenty with views over the active volcano.

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