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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

Cynthia D. Ritchie @CynthiaDRitchie - 2019-02-21
One of my favourite countries to travel is #Japan. I've been to Hiroshima Castle and it is stunning. Love the peopl… https://t.co/3ZQHMICeqE
The Gov't of Japan @JapanGov - 2019-02-21
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jambo-ree @jambo_ree_com - 2019-02-21
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jambo-ree @jambo_ree_com - 2019-02-21
Spatial Calligraphy and Carp on the Castle Walls, Reversible Rotation - Hiroshima Castle Ruins… https://t.co/8GlGU5HUME
Catherine *Riki @Riki_Kiki_Taco - 2019-02-20
Decided to hit up Hiroshima Castle since I'm in town renewing my visa. @ 広島城 (Hiroshima Castle) https://t.co/Mtl9saiWcB
Catherine *Riki @Riki_Kiki_Taco - 2019-02-20
Hiroshima Castle is covered in eggs? https://t.co/Mfz2VuWF98
Julian T. Gardea @julianscorpio - 2019-02-20
The 8th House Presents: 'CASTLE IN HIROSHIMA' by Julian Trinidad Gardea.

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Tokyo Weekender @Tokyo_Weekender - 2019-02-19
Teamlab’s latest project at Hiroshima Castle (until April 7)
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Bryan Draws @BryanDraws - 2019-02-17
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to be something @WhoCares_ICare - 2019-02-16
long time no see HIROSHIMA CASTLE! i like your wooden dark brown color. food is very delicious. i like this city.
Charlie Smith @Charlie_SmithJ - 2019-02-13
Hiroshima continued.
Some early city plans for the area around the original Hiroshima Castle constructed in 1590. V… https://t.co/oOU9zeTMYT
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Emily Miki 🇨🇲 @Emily_Efeti - 2019-02-11
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Samurai@JWWM @JapanWireless - 2019-02-11
Hiroshima Castle Lightup Fest

Not just lightups
An interactive art project that your action affects the scenery… https://t.co/zKgQE7mrhK
Akemi s @hanakoathiro - 2019-02-09
#team_lab_art#Hiroshima_castle https://t.co/HpDTRc0yw2

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.