Facilities Information

NIJO CASTLE (NIJO-JO)

Area:
Nakagyo
Genre:
Others
Option:
Parking lot

Nijo Castle was originally built in 1603 to be the official Kyoto residence of the first Tokugawa shogun Ieyasu, and it was completed in 1626 by the third shogun Iemitsu.
Nijo Castle in its entirety has been designated a historic relic. The Ninomaru Palace itself is a National Treasure, and twentytwo other structures have been named important Cultural Propertied.

Opening Hours

Castle: 8:45-16:00
Ninomaru-Palace; 9:00-16:00

(Gate Closed at 17:00)

Closed Day

December 26-January 4
Tuesdays on January, July, August and December.

Entrance Fee /
Tickets

Adults: 600yen
Group (over 30 persons): 500yen
Children until middle school: 350yen Primaryschool children: 200yen
Children preschool age and younger:
admission free

Contact TEL 075‐841‐0096
FAX 075‐802‐6181
Address Nijo-jo-cho 541, Horikawa nishi-hairu, Nijo-dori, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, 604-8301 JAPAN
Access (by TRAIN)
Get off at""NIJO-JO-MAE STATION""on the Tozai-Line, Kyoto Municipal Subway.
(by BUS)
Take Kyoto City Bus No. 9/12/50/101 to ""NIJO-JO-MAE""bus stop.
(by CAR)
from Osaka/Kobe; 30 minutes from Kyoto South I.C. on Meishin Expressway.
from Shiga/Nagoya; 30 minutes from Kyoto East I.C. on Meishin Expressway.
(by TAXI)
5 minutes from ""OMIYA STATION""on Hankyu Kyoto Main-Line.
Administration Kyoto City
URL http://www.city.kyoto.jp/bunshi/nijojo/
Parking lot

pay

*This information was updated on 31/07/2012. Please note that it may be different from the current information.

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