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【Winter Special Exhibition “The West Small Keep”】

“The Inter Connecting Towers”, a distinctive feature of Himeji Castle, provide excellent defense.
This event will offer visitors a chance to see “The West Small Keep”, which is open to the public for the first time.
We hope you’ll enjoy this special exhibition.

■Period:  Feb.1st(Thu.)~Feb.29th(Thu.)2024
■Hours: 9:00~16:00(Last entry)
■Admission: 300yen(Pre-school children are free.)

※Admission to Himeji Castle is required separately.
【Notes on Visiting Himeji Castle】

①Please bring thick socks or comfortable indoor shoes. The inside of the buildings (Main Keep etc.) is a wooden floor. Because it is slippery and dangerous, also there is a risk of damaging cultural properties with heels of shoes, please do not use the provided shoe bags as shoe covers.

②Please bring a shoe bag.
No outdoor shoes are allowed inside the buildings (Main keep. etc.). Please put in a plastic bag (containing, plant-derived materials) that you will be given at the entrance of the building. Please bring your own bag (shoe bag) to protect the environment.

【Notice】Full resumption of Himeji Castle English Guided tours!

Himeji Castle has resumed English Guided tours for a limited number of days since Nov12th(Sat.)and, we are pleased to announce that the tour will fully resume on Mar.1st(Wed.).
We're looking forward to having you join us!

Everyday ! ① 10:00 ② 13:00


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