Kanazawa Castle

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Kanazawa Castle is a partially-reconstructed castle located in Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture. Up until the Meiji Restoration period in 1871, lords of the Maeda Clan occupied the castle. The castle building is part of the sprawling Kanazawa Castle Park, where you can also find the Kenrokuen Garden. In 2008, the castle was designated as a National Historic Site.



1-1 Marunouchi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa 920-0937 (Map) (Directions)


7:00 - 18:00 Closed now

Opening Hours

Monday 7:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 7:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 7:00 - 18:00
Thursday 7:00 - 18:00
Friday 7:00 - 18:00
Saturday 7:00 - 18:00
Sunday 7:00 - 18:00
Holidays 7:00 - 18:00



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General Amenities

  • Paid parking
  • Restroom
  • Free parking
  • Information Counter

Payment Method

  • Pay by cash
  • Credit cards accepted


20-minute bus ride from Kanazawa Station via the Kanazawa Loop Bus or Kenrokuen Shuttle Bus

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