Hokuriku & Tokai 2016 (22/29) : Nagoya castle (名古屋城)

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Best historic sites in Nagoya.

Nagoya castle is a “must” place to visit when you come to Nagoya for the first time.
Of course, we visited there, too 🙂

Gate, Nagoya castle, Nagoya (Hokuriku&Tokai 2016)

名古屋といえば…名古屋城です。初めて名古屋を訪れたら絶対行かないと(`・ω・´)

Castle keep. Ieyasu Tokugawa built this castle in 1612. And he moved from Kiyosu castle. Original castle was destroyed by air raid in 1945. It was restored in 1959.

Whole view, Nagoya castle, Nagoya (Hokuriku&Tokai 2016)

天守閣です。1612年に完成。

Golden dolphin.

Shachihoko, Nagoya castle, Nagoya (Hokuriku&Tokai 2016)

しゃちほこ。

Honmaru Goten. It was finished reconstruction in 2013. Though it isn’t completely finished yet, Omote shoin and entrance is open to public.

Appearance of Omote Shoin, Nagoya castle, Nagoya (Hokuriku&Tokai 2016)

2013年に、本丸御殿の一部、玄関と表書院が完成したらしいです。まだぴかぴか。

Past Honmaru in 1931.

Past Honmaru, Nagoya castle, Nagoya (Hokuriku&Tokai 2016)

昭和6年の本丸御殿。

Gorgeous decorated room.

Omote Shoin 1, Nagoya castle, Nagoya (Hokuriku&Tokai 2016)

Omote Shoin 2, Nagoya castle, Nagoya (Hokuriku&Tokai 2016)

Omote Shoin 3, Nagoya castle, Nagoya (Hokuriku&Tokai 2016)

Omote Shoin 4, Nagoya castle, Nagoya (Hokuriku&Tokai 2016)

Pine tree and song bird painted wall.

Omote Shoin 5, Nagoya castle, Nagoya (Hokuriku&Tokai 2016)

After we got out of Honmaru Goten, we went into castle keep. Castle keep is seven-storied building.
From B1F to 5F is exhibition room.

Picture, Nagoya castle, Nagoya (Hokuriku&Tokai 2016)

Exhibition, Nagoya castle, Nagoya (Hokuriku&Tokai 2016)

Kago. Gorgeous ! It’s the financial power of Tokugawa !

Kago, Nagoya castle, Nagoya (Hokuriku&Tokai 2016)

駕籠。さすが豪華。

Meal in those days.

Meal, Nagoya castle, Nagoya (Hokuriku&Tokai 2016)

Model of Nagoya castle town in those days.

Model of ancient times, Nagoya castle, Nagoya (Hokuriku&Tokai 2016)

昔のお城敷地の模型。

View from the observation room on 7th floor.

View from observatory room, Nagoya castle, Nagoya (Hokuriku&Tokai 2016)

7階展望室からの景色

About Nagoya castle

Address / 1-1 Honmaru, Naka-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi
Station / Shiyakusho station (subway)
Open / 9:00 – 16:30
Closed / no scheduled
Admission fee / 500 yen
Website / http://www.nagoyajo.jp/

愛知県名古屋市中区本丸1-1
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