Nagoya Castle Nagoya, Japan - Top Travel Destination

Nagoya Castle

名古屋城

City: Nagoya

Station:

Shiyakusho
Meijokoen
Sengencho

Address: 1-1 Honmaru, Naka Ward, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture

Phone: 052-231-1700

Website: http://www.nagoyajo.city.nagoya.jp/13_english/index.html

 

Tokugawa Ieyasu ordered to construct Nagoya Castle to protect Nagoya from the attacks from the South-West Japan and was completed in 1612.

Have you ever seen golden dolphins called”Kinshachi” ? Those are the most famous items placed on the roof ends of the Nagoya Castle during Muromachi period as a symbol of authority of the feudal lord. Please note that this site is one of the best places to observe Sakura in Nagoya. Enjoy the special lightings in the evening during the full bloom period.

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