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Hiroshima Castle

Travel Guide - Hiroshima Castle


Hiroshima Castle was originally built in 1589 by Mori Terumoto. Its original Tenshukaku main donjon was once designated as the National Treasure, but it was destroyed by the atomic bomb during the World War II. The current five-story Tenshukaku was constructed in 1958 and now stands in the form of a history museum.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:00 - 18:00 *admission until 30 minutes before closing
  • 9:00 - 17:00 (Weekdays in December - February) *admission until 30 minutes before closing

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 370 yen (General, Adult)
  • 180 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 15 minutes walk from Kamiyacho-higashi Station on the Hiroden Main Line or Hiroden Ujina Line (M9)
  • 25 minutes walk from JR Hiroshima Station

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 21-1, Motomachi, Naka-ku Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima, 730-0011


Alex Bauman @LoquaciousBird - 2020-01-18
@BillLindeke You could spend a couple weeks going to all the temples & palaces in Kyoto. You should probably go to… https://t.co/TqZ8NW4uqO
Louis Richard @LouisRichard - 2020-01-18
Divers - Hiroshima
#japan #japon #hiroshimaken #hiroshima #landscapephotography #landscape #landscapes… https://t.co/9t65ZAZFB6
Fat Pockets @FatPocketsInc - 2020-01-17
Hiroshima Castle with my boys. @ 広島城 (Hiroshima Castle) https://t.co/JBtT8P20iR
ちこまる @d2mnbfBJt1r8OoU - 2020-01-17
#music #rock #outdoorconcert #woodstock
BLOW UP! HIDEKI(documentary film about #西城秀樹 (#HidekiSaijo) 1975) is shown… https://t.co/U0h6CQtxLx
Center ★ Nova @CirNobar - 2020-01-15
1-2: Autumn colors on Mt. Miune
3. Takamatsu Castle
4. Night in downtown Hiroshima https://t.co/TzioF41luc
3HOLEPARTYPIG @DJpillthief - 2020-01-14
@jimmy_dore Small bombs for a big ocean but saying Hiroshima is more understandable. How about 10,000 castle bravos… https://t.co/SMKO45aAXV
Humberto Brambila @Macpatato - 2020-01-14
#Hiroshima #HiroshimaCastle #Samurai #Japan en Hiroshima Castle https://t.co/8WZcysgtZq
Shen Yun @ShenYun - 2020-01-12
A peek at the classical architecture of Hiroshima Castle, originally built in the 1590s.
(Photo by Clarinetist Yevg… https://t.co/qWRfjZdiSr
まみやなつき @eindebelle - 2020-01-12
Just posted a photo @ Hiroshima Castle https://t.co/J7votkTdgE
Rhonda Krause @TravelYesPlease - 2020-01-11
Hiroshima Castle- History, Photos and Tips for Visiting https://t.co/I3xyAXWbxQ #Japan #VisitJapan #travel #ttot https://t.co/6uXwrTA7lB
Anjie Ketterer @BATGIRL1369 - 2020-01-10
This is Hiroshima Castle and garden. https://t.co/y5swOM8yyU
Tuttogiappone - All about Japan @Tuttogiappone - 2020-01-09
Take a step back in time at Hiroshima Castle https://t.co/TFtUDJoaQB #giappone #Japan #hiroshima
Bernard 🐻💙💛💯 @1994Bruin - 2020-01-07
@halobruin 10. Yokohama (2nd largest city) Chinatown, Cup of Noodles museum
11. Osaka (3rd largest city) Tempozan… https://t.co/GLIYkOwyOi
Tom Mbayeye @tombayeye7 - 2020-01-07
@AwokenPeace @SharksBrian @JonathanMburug2 You need alot of reading my friend. Whatever the USA used in Hiroshima a… https://t.co/wIUDccBkKj
Tuttogiappone - All about Japan @Tuttogiappone - 2020-01-07
Take a step back in time at Hiroshima Castle https://t.co/MvSLPNzZ0W #giappone #japan
Rizky Novrianto @QNope - 2020-01-06
'...look to your right and left before crossing...' #latepost @ Hiroshima Castle https://t.co/yPiImoNB5g
Salmona Kayak @SalmonaKayak - 2020-01-06
@rickwerth @_DumpATrump_ @CNN 4/ Hiroshima Castle, a 17th-century Chinese temple in Nagasaki, and the Catholic Cath… https://t.co/R67g4hrGo8
TravelProThai.com @TravelProThai - 2020-01-06
Take a step back in time at Hiroshima Castle https://t.co/b31vPxfg9Q https://t.co/lX7mIRep2r
Daniel Armesto @xdargu - 2020-01-05
Another picture of the beautiful shrine next to the Hiroshima Castle. I know I'm posting lots of them but I liked i… https://t.co/nD1X6ssyc9
Nathan Fidler @FidlersThoughts - 2020-01-05
@LindaBxx 2)
Hiroshima: go to the peace memorial, hard hitting.
Visit Miyajima island, where they have deer roaming… https://t.co/jQ8TCovK8a
Rizky Novrianto @QNope - 2020-01-05
'...the Castle that witness...' #latepost @ Hiroshima Castle https://t.co/yo92Wxj3YS
Sheriff Woody 🇮🇪🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 @SteveSnake59 - 2020-01-05
@MazMHussain Remember when Hiroshima Castle was destroyed by a nuclear bomb? Where were the charges?
Yogi Ismail Gani @mail08 - 2020-01-05
Atomic Bomb Dome & Hiroshima Castle @ 広島城 (Hiroshima Castle) https://t.co/NTc1muzEZZ
Daniel Armesto @xdargu - 2020-01-04
The o-mikuji are small pieces of paper with fortunes written on them. They are typically sold at Shinto shrines, li… https://t.co/nu2Urw64FL
The Stormrider @The_St0rmrider - 2020-01-04
🏰 @ Hiroshima Castle https://t.co/DPS3aBr70u
benjamin franklin @truefatherofusa - 2020-01-03
@Daily_Express @WorldWar2020 Kinda not impressive considering the United States largest nuclear test “castle bravo”… https://t.co/LlGknWWzHG
Daniel Armesto @xdargu - 2020-01-01
Kois near the bridge to get to the shrine at Hiroshima Castle, Japan. Some tourist just threw a bit of bread and th… https://t.co/WcKUA4hBWK
rufi guerrero @rufian - 2019-12-30
#hiroshima #japan #japon #castle #castillo en Hiroshima Castle https://t.co/7sWzrezy6s
Akazukin ChanChan @akazukinchanx2 - 2019-12-28
At Hiroshima castle https://t.co/CeVcNNE9G2
Akazukin ChanChan @akazukinchanx2 - 2019-12-28
At Hiroshima castle https://t.co/CeVcNNE9G2
Eddie Trinidad @EdwardSTrinidad - 2019-12-28
The koi and ducks in the moat surrounding Hiroshima castle...they're hungry and we're all only taking photos... https://t.co/KljxI2I8nb
Greg Rohan @gregsta82 - 2019-12-28
@SquigglyRick Team Lab borderless in Tokyo is amazing and a must do. Himeji Castle. Hiroshima.
Elizabeth Muñoz @elizabeth_munz - 2019-12-27
🎨 Hiroshima Castle 🖌️
#watercolor #hiroshima #japan #acuarela #speedpaint #timelapse #usk #urbansketch… https://t.co/bzkKvvQGH4
GlobalGaz @Global_Gaz - 2019-12-27
#Hiroshima also has a prominent monument, the Hiroshima Castle. The original castle dates to the 16th century but w… https://t.co/5jck8QQg5R
Popbangcolour @Popbangcolour - 2019-12-27
Japan so far... 🇯🇵

We arrived in Tokyo, staying overnight, to then go to Nagano and up to Yudanaka to Snow Monkey… https://t.co/5P8XCn16dH
Popbangcolour @Popbangcolour - 2019-12-27
Well #Himeji Castle is rather spectacular 👀

Well worth the stop off on the way to Hiroshima #himejicastle https://t.co/6jiXrGZoWD
We are Gotcharockers @_Gotcharocka_ - 2019-12-27
#JUN - 2019.12.14
Good morn’hello!
We’ll have a good time at Hiroshima Beta today ✊
There’s the castle in front… https://t.co/EySUgOsRtX
K @lady_toku_fan - 2019-12-26
Hiroshima Castle. It’s a pity I wasn’t allowed to take pictures of the exhibits inside the castle, some of them wer… https://t.co/oTSjZ7Eh0S
GlobalGaz @Global_Gaz - 2019-12-25
Visiting the magnificent Hiroshima Castle, it is surrounded by a moat in a green park. The original castle dates… https://t.co/KV6XVj42hW


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