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【Requests to all visitors】
In order to ensure the safety and security of visitors to Himeji Castle, we have installed hand sanitizers, worn masks for staffs, and disinfected handrails and ticket vending machines in an effort to prevent the spread of Covid19.
In order to prevent the spread of infection, please cooperate with the following.

*As a general rule, visitors not wearing masks are not allowed to enter, except for infants etc.
*Admission may be denied to those who have a fever, cough or other symptoms of a cold, or who are not feeling well.
*Please use hand sanitizer at the entrance gate.
*Please keep as much social distance as possible (about 2 meters) from staffs and other visitors.
*To prevent congestion, admission may be restricted.
Himeji Castle night event “Shiro no Hikari ― Egret shinning Night”

Autumn night event “Shiro no Hikari – Egret Shining Night“ is held at Himeji Castle. We illuminate the castle ground with various colors every day. Surrounded by many colorful and photogenic spots, the whiteness of Himeji Castle stands out. Please enjoy the wonderful experience in Himeji Castle.

<Opening Period> October 27th 2021 (Wed) ~ November 7th. 2021 (Sun)
<Opening Hour> 17:30 ~ 21:00 (Last Entry 20:30)
<Place> Himeji Castle (Fee required)
<Fee> Adult : 1,000yen Child(under18) : 300yen Preschoolers : Free

*Click here for more details! ⇒ https://himeji-shironohikari.jp/

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