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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

Cad Designer @kingboss568 - 2019-12-09
💎【Famous Architecture Projects】Hiroshima Castle Sketchup 3D model https://t.co/zBOFQU2bk6 https://t.co/viSDVzok5t
Ace 夜雨🌜🌧 @AWQ1985 - 2019-12-08
My room has view of Hiroshima castle .. https://t.co/LddlG6W59D
まみやなつき @eindebelle - 2019-12-08
Just posted a photo @ 広島城 (Hiroshima Castle) https://t.co/tAsX2cZY7t
Home Decor @homedecostore99 - 2019-12-06
💎【Famous Architecture Projects】Hiroshima Castle Sketchup 3D model https://t.co/SGCkwnn5uQ https://t.co/E1oku1o4n4
Architectural CAD Drawings @FcoinU - 2019-12-05
💎【Famous Architecture Projects】Hiroshima Castle Sketchup 3D model https://t.co/4A4h0RGTTI https://t.co/XPrWdOLkzQ
Clarissa Goenawan @ClaireClaire05 - 2019-12-05
A kind reader, @Kurisukiakiyan, has been taking photographs of #Rainbirds all around Japan. Here is Rainbirds in Hi… https://t.co/OSH8hj0QLZ
Home Decor @homedecostore99 - 2019-12-05
💎【Famous Architecture Projects】Hiroshima Castle Sketchup 3D model https://t.co/vdMzaKLUZy https://t.co/XuPjIJikhT
Logan Patton @loganhpatton - 2019-12-05
Here is another favorite from 2019. ⁠⠀
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My brother-in-law and I traveled across Japan for a couple weeks. We stop… https://t.co/37Hw1I1F0g
Alejandro Zapata-Ospina @alejozapataos - 2019-12-04
Just trying to enjoy life as much as Professor!!! #microsurgery #supermicrosurgery #lookslikemicrosurgeon @ Hiroshi… https://t.co/Moi0lgb7Cc
Pablo Carrillo @eljovencarrillo - 2019-12-04
4 estampas de #Japon #VisitJapan A few points of view
#tourstories #paisajejaponés #photooftheday… https://t.co/U9pPDcPfmd
Parkash @ParkashSays - 2019-12-02
... the big 3 - Churchill, Truman & Stalin met. The castle where the decision to drop Nuclear Bombs on Hiroshima &… https://t.co/4ZomKbeZX8
Dartz @Dartz_IRL - 2019-12-01
Hiroshima Castle https://t.co/s2YMnFuAXa
Heather Manchester @purplewombat9 - 2019-12-01
@emilynussbaum Kyoto is lovely. However, you can also go to Ōsaka, which is a great launching point for Hiroshima,… https://t.co/Mr3Nso4MIB
Ali Lemer @alilemer - 2019-11-30
@emilynussbaum Kyoto is gorgeous, especially the Gion district and the bamboo forest and the villa and temple nearb… https://t.co/RzgGmkFftw
Chimni Wiki @Chimni_Wiki - 2019-11-30
'Otake house', by SUPPOSE design office. Just outside Hiroshima, Japan, this passive solar design house is constr… https://t.co/nwhO6SXIdX
D'Arcy Palmer @tomservo50 - 2019-11-30
@emilynussbaum I should add that if you plan to go from Kyoto to Hiroshima and you are using a Rail Pass, you can e… https://t.co/HAAY9ddvD0
Dan Carlin @HardcoreHistory - 2019-11-30
@Professor_MD Understood. I think the point also changes as the power of the weaponry grows after the war too. Ther… https://t.co/X08myJYvbu
Dan Carlin @HardcoreHistory - 2019-11-30
@Professor_MD Understood. I think the point also changes as the power of the weaponry grows after the war too. Ther… https://t.co/X08myJYvbu
Dan Carlin @HardcoreHistory - 2019-11-30
@Professor_MD Understood. I think the point also changes as the power of the weaponry grows after the war too. Ther… https://t.co/X08myJYvbu
Daniel Morales @howtojapanese - 2019-11-30
@emilynussbaum You can day trip to Hiroshima from Kyoto pretty easily with a rail pass. If you leave early enough i… https://t.co/31DwOz6Bqy
Rudy @BoxHillBandit - 2019-11-30
Nuclear testing codenamed castle bravo in the Marshall Islands during the Cold War left nuclear fall out larger tha… https://t.co/DOrQgzKFIO
Adeyakana @ay_dars - 2019-11-29
Travelling to Miyajima and Hiroshima Castle https://t.co/7hfl98UQt9
Kratü 🌸 クラテュ @TalesOfKratue - 2019-11-27
Best shot inside Hiroshima castle (photographing was prohibited in most of the areas) https://t.co/B0hUQCtgab
François Caron 🇨🇦 @Milnoc - 2019-11-26
@Jay_Jatkinson @qikipedia All surviving trees. Here are two more surviving trees located at the Hiroshima Castle gr… https://t.co/vzpiH9OGtK
Lanta @KDHarms - 2019-11-26
@wfhound @SlicinHammer @FrMatthewLC That’s incomplete. Both cities were valid military targets: war-making factorie… https://t.co/V1SrAX4yeo
Harley Knife @tinyrobotart - 2019-11-25
A different night time view of Hiroshima Castle .
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#myphotos #pixel #pixel2 #googlepixel2 #google #japan… https://t.co/nfrpsyBj1I
Shelley⚓ @wheresshelly - 2019-11-24
@Av_Gas Hiroshima Castle?
너는 나 나는 너🐾 @busha69 - 2019-11-24
that was delicious....i've employed a help though....now i will try to go to Hiroshima castle but the park being bl… https://t.co/QN4qIncmcS
JapanJustForYou @japan_just - 2019-11-23
@TaleOfAMonkey There will be chrysanthemum displays around that time. The one at Hiroshima castle is generally very good.
Keyna bracken @keentoride - 2019-11-23
Built on the 1500s, partially destroyed in Sino-Japanese war, then completely destroyed by atomic bomb. Rebuilt as… https://t.co/8TTLkpOJWF
린배배⋆ @beajoohyun - 2019-11-23
Red Velvet Arena Tour in JAPAN - La Rouge🌹

📅 January 11, 2020 at 5 PM JST.
📍 Sun Plaza Hall, Hiroshima.

📆 January… https://t.co/yOrvvniIR5
린배배⋆ @beajoohyun - 2019-11-23
Red Velvet Arena Tour in JAPAN - La Rouge🌹

📅 January 11, 2020 at 5 PM JST.
📍 Sun Plaza Hall, Hiroshima.

📆 January… https://t.co/yOrvvniIR5
린배배⋆ @beajoohyun - 2019-11-23
Red Velvet Arena Tour in JAPAN - La Rouge🌹

📅 January 11, 2020 at 5 PM JST.
📍 Sun Plaza Hall, Hiroshima.

📆 January… https://t.co/yOrvvniIR5

Notes

Information
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Opening Hours
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Closed
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Price / Entrance Fee
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Access / Public Transport
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Related Links
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Address / Location
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