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Hiroshima Castle

Travel Guide - Hiroshima Castle

InformationInformation

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

TweetsTweets

Dean Cook @Deanishes - 2019-06-24
Hiroshima Castle.

It's a pity Twitter hates portrait length images. (Click to see full image). https://t.co/t7Hpoz4RiD
LindaS @LadyTiaDog - 2019-06-24
So many wonderful memories of my journeys! Byodoin Temple Uji was magnificent, the Priests Dance in Naiko shrine in… https://t.co/jYj6Bt3The
Anthony Lagasca @LagascaMusic - 2019-06-23
I'm fascinated by castles #hiroshima #hiroshimacastle #Japan #travelphotography #ig_japan @ Hiroshima Castle https://t.co/OSMInsdy06
Jaime Selwood 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿🇬🇧🇪🇺(🇯🇵) @hiroshima_jaime - 2019-06-23
@FRosellAguilar @HighclereCastle Climb Beacon Hill if you can Fernando (or haven’t done yet)! Great views of the Do… https://t.co/aeH1kNcTsM
Lythe 🦄 @llhvstcn - 2019-06-22
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A-Bomb Dome Hiroshima, Japan Hiroshima Castle https://t.co/iI83THBaGz
JW @WhetJ132 - 2019-06-20
@Tokyonobo Okochi Sanso garden. Osaka from the Umeda building. Himeji castle. Hiroshima bomb dome. https://t.co/VPAJFr1YaE
NihonTiger🔜Colorado @NihonTigerLP - 2019-06-20
@TheeDoctorB @evecrevoshay @DrRKelly Would recommend Nara as well if you're heading to Kyoto. And Himeji Castle if you get to Hiroshima
ZenMarket.jp @zenmarket_en - 2019-06-20
Check out Hiroshima Castle in this gorgeous shot taken by redditor lifeisprobsahoax! Has anyone visited? https://t.co/Sj0MruzmXz
ECC | Teach in Japan @ECCTeachinJapan - 2019-06-17
When you visit the city of Hiroshima, be sure to check out the castle and boat tours!

Want to teach in Japan? Vis… https://t.co/slp3oiABxk
vinay chand @RightChandMan - 2019-06-17
4th set of pictures are from Himeji Castle, Miyajima Island and Hiroshima. Himeji Castle is massive and gorgeous.… https://t.co/kafgM9izsy
...SINCE SPACIES @sincespacies - 2019-06-16
Good afternoon from the top of Hiroshima Castle! 🏯 https://t.co/exvqd0btoW
...SINCE SPACIES 🇯🇵 @sincespacies - 2019-06-16
Good afternoon from the top of Hiroshima Castle! 🏯 https://t.co/exvqd0btoW
Vivienne @breathinagb - 2019-06-16
This was lunch, a really funny poster at a shopping centre bathroom, garden we stumbled upon, and the Hiroshima cas… https://t.co/URtP2VJ3aS
Vivienne @breathinagb - 2019-06-16
Today we took a bullet train out to Hiroshima and saw the Memorial Park, Memorial Museum, Atomic Dome, Hiroshima Ca… https://t.co/boDtnKFVwc
J @dynamic_jonas - 2019-06-15
Of course Hiroshima castle has a mascot @mondomascots https://t.co/4lEUIvPRCz
きき きりん @kikikirin1204 - 2019-06-15
hiroshima castle. https://t.co/E3DUmV8e4G
Stephanie Yeboah @NerdAboutTown - 2019-06-12
Yeah...Like...I wouldn't take pictures at Auschwitz, or Hiroshima, or the Gaza Strip, or an old slave castle, or an… https://t.co/tiolbsI8Y4
Stephanie Yeboah @NerdAboutTown - 2019-06-12
Yeah...Like...I wouldn't take pictures at Auschwitz, or Hiroshima, or the Gaza Strip, or an old slave castle, or an… https://t.co/tiolbsI8Y4
Stephanie Yeboah @NerdAboutTown - 2019-06-12
Yeah...Like...I wouldn't take pictures at Auschwitz, or Hiroshima, or the Gaza Strip, or an old slave castle, or an… https://t.co/tiolbsI8Y4
Stephanie Yeboah @NerdAboutTown - 2019-06-12
Yeah...Like...I wouldn't take pictures at Auschwitz, or Hiroshima, or the Gaza Strip, or an old slave castle, or an… https://t.co/tiolbsI8Y4
AroundTheWorld @King_of_Travel - 2019-06-11
the garden and castle of Hiroshima is amazing and colorful, a relaxing spot in the middle of the big city
#japan… https://t.co/xykJMsRZ19
re-how.net @rehownet2 - 2019-06-11
July 6 (Saturday) limited ☆ Happy day surrounded by Hello Kitty ☆ From Hiroshima “Hello Kitty Smile” which goes by… https://t.co/wzE46HQ08v
Elaine Tan @jazz_in_april - 2019-06-09
#throwback 7 May 2019 - Ninomaru, Hiroshima castle's second circle of defence. #hiroshima #japan #travel #traveller… https://t.co/GAGpSv5XvJ
AroundTheWorld @King_of_Travel - 2019-06-08
impressive castle in the middle of the city of Hiroshima
#castle #tradition #traditional #japan #hiroshima #empire… https://t.co/iGhx9HfIzn
britt 🐈 @eIioperl - 2019-06-08
hiroshima castle, peace park and atomic bomb museum today... let’s go depression 💪🏻💪🏻
CrashScreen @CrashScreen - 2019-06-07
Day 14: Hiroshima Trip. My biggest regret? Only giving Hiroshima a day. The city is beautiful. First stop was a his… https://t.co/CTKr9DQ2vh
J₳Ɽ₳ ₭Ɇ₮ @jaraket - 2019-06-07
@thelindsayellis Good day train trips fr Kyoto: Kobe (great for wagyu and sake); Hiroshima (essential, sobering, pl… https://t.co/VeB5ovmHEX
Lizxia_lizlia @Liz_photograph9 - 2019-06-05
Location⇨hiroshima castle

#PhotographyIsLife #nikon #filmphotography #写真を撮るのが好きな人と繋がりたい https://t.co/U4wGTayMx0
Mischa Coldwater @RainbowOfRed - 2019-06-05
3/4

The bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki killed around 300,000 people, some instantly, some over months and… https://t.co/rb2GTGwfz2
Pinky @Pinkzenjoy - 2019-06-05
@NewYorkHabitat @LindaPeters64 @markandkylee @Cruisewriter @marcellinho_nl It was beautiful. So many spring wedding… https://t.co/wSx9jVvxAd

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Information
Basic information about traveling to Hiroshima Castle.
Opening Hours
Opening hours of Hiroshima Castle.
Closed
Closed days or periods of Hiroshima Castle.
Price / Entrance Fee
Price of the entrance ticket or other fees for Hiroshima Castle (if applicable).
Access / Public Transport
How to get to Hiroshima Castle with public transportation.
Related Links
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Address / Location
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Recommended
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