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Nagoya Castle

The Nagoya Castle area packed with Nagoya history


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1Nagoya Castle

Built by Tokugawa Ieyasu in 1612 and rebuilt in 1959, it is one of the three most famous castle in Japan.
The faithful restoration of the magnificent Hommaru Palace lets you experience its 17th century's atmosphere. Definitely a must-see.

5-minute walk from Shiyakusho Station (Meijo subway line).
By Me~guru bus; get off at "Nagoya Castle", stop 3 .

December 29 - January 1

9:00 - 16:30
(Entrance to the donjon / Hommaru Palace until 16:00.)

Adults: 500yen
Junior High students and below: Free

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2Tokugawa Art Museum

Houses a collection of over 10,000 cherished items used by Tokugawa Ieyasu, who unified the entire country, and by the Owari lineage of the Tokugawa family. You will be enchanted by the weapons, swords, and tea ceremony implements, which bring history to life.

10:00 - 17:00
(Last admission 30 minutes before closing)

Mondays (the following day if a holiday) and late December to early January.

Adults: 1400yen
High School & University students: 700yen
Elementary & Junior High students: 500yen


A Japanese garden on the site of the old Tokugawa family residence.

9:30 - 17:30
(Last admission 30 minutes before closing.)

Mondays, year-end and New Year holidays

Adults: 300yen
Junior High students and below: Free

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By Me~guru bus; get off at "Tokugawaen /The Tokugawa Art Museum / Hosa Library", stop 4 .

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