Nijo Castle・Ninomaru Palace

[Admission fees]
Adults 600 yen
High school and middle school students 350 yen
Elementary school students 250 yen
[Admission fees]
Adults 600 yen
High school and middle school students 350 yen
Elementary school students 250 yen
[Admission fees]
Adults 600 yen
High school and middle school students 350 yen
Elementary school students 250 yen
[Admission fees]
Adults 600 yen
High school and middle school students 350 yen
Elementary school students 250 yen

One of Kyoto's many castles. Nijo Castle is a designated a World Heritage Site.

Although there is no large "Tenshu" castle tower, it is only thanks to its more subtle visual impression that Nijo Castle is known as one of the most famous sightseeing spots in all of Kyoto, attracting many visitors. It is bustling in its fame for holding seasonal events that include illuminations and cherry blossoms.
Nijo Castle features two palaces; the Honmaru Palace and the Ninomaru Palace, famous for their deliberately squeaky floors. The particular sound made by the floor when stepped on would inform residents at the time of the whereabouts of invaders.

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(Opening times/ 開城時間) 8:45 - 16:00
gates close after 17:00
關門下午 17:00
Regular holiday Tue. 
(July, August, December, January) and From December 26 to January 4
adress 541 Nijojo-cho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto
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URL http://www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp/bunshi/nijojo/
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