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Nishi-no-Mon Yakata

Travel Guide - Nishi-no-Mon Yakata


Nishi-no-Mon Yakata is a part of Karatsu castle and provides a resting spot for a castle town walk. The facility keeps and exhibits cultural assets, such as pottery fragments and archaeological finds from the excavation of the castle area. In addition, visitors can have a chance to watch the fixing of Hikiyama floats for Karatsu Kunichi Festival. Karatsu potteries are also exhibited and can be purchased here.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:00 – 17:00


  • Mondays (or the following day when it falls on a national holiday)
  • December 29 – January 3

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 15 minutes walk from JR Karatsu Station

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1-8, Kitajonai, Karatsu-shi, Saga, 847-0015


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