Nagoya Castle

Insta-worthy History Culture Experience Beautiful Scenery Art & Architecture
Wheelchair-friendly
Restroom
Parking
Family-friendly
Easy Access

Nagoya Castle, also known as Meijo in Japanese, is one of the major castles in Japan. The original castle was completed in 1615, but much of it was destroyed during warfare. The castle standing today is a reconstruction built using historical records of the original for authenticity. Repairs were completed in 2018, and since then the castle has been open to the public.
Nagoya Castle is designated as a Special National Historic Site, and it was also the first castle to be designated as a National Treasure. Inside the main keep, Important Cultural Properties such as folding screens and historical documents are on display, allowing visitors to learn about Nagoya’s history. There are a number of other places of interest within the castle grounds as well, including tea houses, exhibit halls, historical storehouses, gardens, and more.


Photographs provided by the Nagoya Castle General Office / Nagoya Castle Honmaru Goten.

Duration
1.5 Hours
Telephone Number
052-231-1700
Postal code
〒4600031
Address
1-1 Honmaru, Naka-ku, Nagoya City, Aichi
愛知県名古屋市中区本丸1番1号
Method of payment
Cash, Credit Card, IC Cards
Recommended season
January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Business Hours
Monday・Tuesday・Wednesday・Thursday・Friday・Saturday・Sunday : 09:00~16:00

Closed December 29th - January 1st.
Please note that this page is subject to change due to events.

Admisson Fee
JPY500 / Adult

Under 15yrs: Free

Request a guide

You can get in touch with us to find additional guides who can show you around this spot.

Request

Login is required

Sponsored Links

Reviews

No reviews yet.

Nearby Spots

Mobile App

By installing our mobile application, you can easily view and operate WOW U on your tablet or smartphone.
Please refer to the respective download pages for the operation system requirements.

App Mock