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Fukuyama Castle

1-8 Marunochi, Fukuyama 720-0061, Hiroshima Prefecture
+81 84-922-2117
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Medium-Sized Castle

Stopped by here on the way back from visiting Onomichi since we had to transfer trains here... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2015
San Francisco, California
Nice place

I have come to Fukuyama with ship, so i had few hours to spent in city. White castleis very nice... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2015
Nikola F
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1-8 Marunochi, Fukuyama 720-0061, Hiroshima Prefecture
+81 84-922-2117
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Reviewed 20 March 2015

Stopped by here on the way back from visiting Onomichi since we had to transfer trains here. Grounds is one giant park like most Japanese castles. There's a nice garden in the waaay back. You cna probably finish looking through the castle in 30-45 mins...More

Thank Redflyer99
Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

I have come to Fukuyama with ship, so i had few hours to spent in city. White castleis very nice place, and the park wich is around the place, entrance to the castle is 200yen, i did not have time to go inside. Close to...More

Thank Nikola F
Reviewed 26 January 2015

A castle visit is a must if you live in or around Fukuyama. The castle inside is a museum showing weapons, calligraphy, clothing, farming tools, etc. from the area castle history. The grounds are nice as well, depending on the season. There are several other...More

Thank Nathan G
Reviewed 31 May 2013

It was great to see all the artefacts up close. My only concern was that there was no English translation so couldn't really get a full understanding of the displays. The view from the top was awesome.

Thank Shelley C
Reviewed 26 January 2013

I've seen this castle many times from the Shinkansen and now finally visited it. I found it interesting but then I love castles. It is just a 5 minute walk from Fukuyama Station. Entrance is 200 yen. The castle is closed on Mondays. Great view...More

1  Thank StanleyAuckland
Reviewed 30 October 2012

Visiting in March is the best, because of the cherry brossom. There are bigger traditional Japanese castles in Japan, though if you have any chance to come to Fukuyama, visiting here would be nice.

Thank Masami298131
Reviewed 1 June 2012

The castle is adjacent to the train station. So if you have a little time you can go downstairs, cross the street and wala, you are at Fukuyama castle. It is really not that interesting. Especially so if you saw so many other castles and...More

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