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Address: 1-62 Honmaru, Toyama 930-0081, Toyama Prefecture
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Nice quiet castle park!

Much smaller as compared to other castles in Japan, but the park was quiet and did not have many people. It has a nice garden good for photographs. Good place to chill, relax and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 January 2017
Singapore, Singapore
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Ja Ela, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a nice place to visit and was in the centre of Toyama city. There were no entrance fees and it had a pleasant garden to stroll around.

Thank Rompaul
Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Much smaller as compared to other castles in Japan, but the park was quiet and did not have many people. It has a nice garden good for photographs. Good place to chill, relax and reflection

Thank Arnold9201
takaratsuka city hyogo japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

study history not only i Osaka/ kyoto/ tokyo but in Toyama too like Kanazawa will enjoy of a test of Japanese ancient history.

Thank F4023NZalbertos
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

It will become disappointing when you expect a representative castle of Japan as the big castle tower does not exist in Toyama Castle. But it will be evaluated that there is it in the urban middle and there is a beautiful small Japanese garden maintained very much.

Thank 伸 大
Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

The castle is complete with a moat and stunningly beautiful grounds. You can also, for a modest fee, go inside, which I highly recommend. There are a zillion photo ops walking around the castle with the moat, the grounds and the beautiful Alps in the close distance.

Thank Gary G
Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Our room faced the castle and we enjoyed the day and night view. Rather small as castles go, it's well kept and has a long moat surrounding it. Pleasant to walk around it.

Thank Weimin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

The beautifully restored castle and park is a great place to spend some time in Toyama. The castle was rebuilt and today houses an interesting museum, outlining the history and life of the castle. The newly finished grounds are spectacular any time of year! Stroll around during cherry blossom viewing, Autumn colours, winter snows and lush summer greenery!

Thank Kerrie G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

The castle gives you an overview of the history of Toyama. Whilst the exhibits all have Japanese explanations, there is an English guide that you can borrow.

Thank Russ1470
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

This is a very quiet and peaceful place. Not far from JR station. It is worth coming, not a waste of time.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

Parts of the castle tower, walls and moats remain. The castle is a museum but it was closed on the day I visited. The Japanese garden is very nice with waterfalls and streams. An enjoyable visit.

Thank DYA717

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