Hello Japan - Japan Travel Guide

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

La Vie Zine @laviezine - 2019-10-13
Japan Trip Day 8: Hiroshima - Peace Memorial, Okonomiyaki and Hiroshima Castle

#JapanDestinations #JapanTour… https://t.co/CGG2180HMR
Japan Australia @Japan_Australia - 2019-10-12
Great shot of Hiroshima Castle #hiroshima #japan #travel https://t.co/aWCCLdNMkC
Phillip L. Van, MD @PVanMD - 2019-10-11
Reconstruction after the bombing

#hiroshima #japan #hiroshimajo #castle #hiroshimacastle #travel #wanderlust… https://t.co/3pna9SCecR
Phillip L. Van, MD @PVanMD - 2019-10-11
Reconstruction after the bombing

#hiroshima #japan #hiroshimajo #castle #hiroshimacastle #travel #wanderlust… https://t.co/nSO5P0wtGD
Tim Wood Foto 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 @TimWoodFoto - 2019-10-11
#Hiroshima #castle #Japan Happy Birthday @danwoodphoto @ 広島城 (Hiroshima Castle) https://t.co/TFJmmRbm4Q
Tim Wood Foto 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 @TimWoodFoto - 2019-10-11
#Hiroshima #rugbyworldcup2019 #wales #japan #gojapan #castle #history @ Hiroshima Castle https://t.co/z84XAd5tzC
Andrew Jolly 🐢 @andrew_jolly - 2019-10-10
Osaka part 2 - Osaka Castle, a side trip to Himeji Castle (& Hiroshima), Koko-en gardens, Shinsekai, and Universal… https://t.co/rEPHIg6sdB
Katherine Wichmann Z @SousChefWic - 2019-10-10
Beautiful couple on their beautiful day!!! We might have to renew again @evolve_digital 3rd times a charm!! LMAO!… https://t.co/MigliXZjBX
Katherine Wichmann Z @SousChefWic - 2019-10-10
Shinkansen to Hiroshima, Himeji, beautiful castle! @ Himeji Castle 姬路城 https://t.co/4BN3H4VKzo
Michal Zisman @michalzisman - 2019-10-10
The weather was wonderful yesteday and this was our view from the top of Hiroshima Castle. https://t.co/KQ8utKpspl
A Social Nomad @ASocialNomad - 2019-10-09
Just Pinned to Our Best Travel Experiences: Read now! All the best things to do in Hiroshima, Japan – from the Peac… https://t.co/z2OP0aDzmy
Sparkle 猿 Chan @Sparkle__Monkey - 2019-10-09
Hiroshima Castle https://t.co/DXRMYyPUxF
Angelina (Alina) Shalygina @Angelina_AlinaS - 2019-10-08
Destination for my morning run 🏃‍♀️ - Hiroshima castle #hiroshima #morningrun #fitness #fitnessmotivation #fit… https://t.co/cWRYn3cCHQ
Cupertiny @Cupertiny1 - 2019-10-08
Hiroshima Castle... https://t.co/KlrAZmnWRU
†h△⃒⃘t øne güy ⚯͛ @Jose_MTZ - 2019-10-08
Such a beautiful place! The Hiroshima castle had to be rebuilt since the blast destroyed it. This place was nice to… https://t.co/iZSppP21AY
Claudio Rivera @atClaudioRivera - 2019-10-06
This tree that survived an atomic blast is the most poetic thing 🌳 @ Hiroshima Castle https://t.co/J3ipzADqn3
Dallman Ross @spamless - 2019-10-06
@FarandWidecom Yes, I've been to Paris, Stonehenge, the Itsukushima Shinto shrine, Florence, the Hiroshima Peace M… https://t.co/CbLuyLu59L
12Go @12go_co - 2019-10-05
Here is our top-5 not atomic-bomb-related places of interest in #Hiroshima:
Hiroshima Castle
Shukkei-en garden
Mita… https://t.co/ExWN5zdE6u
David Knott @DKnott8 - 2019-10-04
The art, skills and tools required to prune #Japanese Black Pine Pinus thunbergii Hiroshima Castle #RWC2019 https://t.co/D70mcFgNjq
JJWalsh @jjwalsh - 2019-10-04
Great views of #hiroshima castle today from #pacela department store in the city center #japan https://t.co/sSihcHOC60
Kenneth Knott @KennethKnott2 - 2019-10-04
@DKnott8 spent a long time watching and learning - Hiroshima castle https://t.co/JXSyzgSRpM
Kes⚡ @VioletKestral - 2019-10-04
Fushimi Inari done, and I'm glad I got there early. Now time to head back to the hotel, shower and head to Hiroshim… https://t.co/ofg07b2n1y
Kes⚡ @VioletKestral - 2019-10-04
Fushimi Inari done, and I'm glad I got there early. Now time to head back to the hotel, shower and head to Hiroshim… https://t.co/ofg07b2n1y
A2Z Travel @flya2z - 2019-10-03
#okayama to #hiroshima best drive on the highway. Lush green one of the best garden near the castle, #Korakuen gard… https://t.co/LjoNNirFq5
Davinder Brar @DavinderBrar01 - 2019-10-03
@Mister_Walsh Aside from comics stuff, the city of Nara has nice temples and deer wandering the streets like the co… https://t.co/ZKXVCH74QK
RT Studio @rtarchstudio - 2019-10-02
Hiroshima Castle. #hiroshima #hiroshimacastle #traditionalarchitecture #militaryarchitecture #japan… https://t.co/vCm7HRIpDv
Warren Balmaceda @wacksdotcom - 2019-10-01
Top 5 Must See Places in Japan
1. Himeji Castle
2. The Phoenix Hall at Byodo-in Temple
3. Hiroshima Peace Memorial… https://t.co/aQ6qg4Nj5z
日本 @AestheticsJapan - 2019-10-01
Hiroshima Castle in Spring
by https://t.co/44daMR0F9d https://t.co/4FTJeG7p6W
AD @adfx - 2019-09-29
#Hiroshima #castle #Japan #tb @ Hiroshima Castle https://t.co/frUCkuBIMB
Ariel Chan @arielchanart - 2019-09-29
Wow lots happened after the art museum, here's a quick thread of what we did up till now. We made it to Hiroshima C… https://t.co/QbZiSdHrAl

Notes

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
Official website of Hiroshima Castle or other related pages.
Address / Location
Address and map of Hiroshima Castle.
Recommended
List of other recommended sightseeing spots.
Tweets
Tweets related to Hiroshima Castle.