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Katsuyama Castle Museum

85-26-1 Heisenjicho Heisenji, Katsuyama 911-0822, Fukui Prefecture
+81 779-88-6200
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No Crowds Or Lining Up

We were literally the only visitors to the castle when we went! The museum hosts a great collection... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2016
susicubed
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Esperance, Western Australia, Australia
越前国の勝山城 Echizen-Katsuyama Castle

昨日三つのお城を訪ねた。お城中毒、僕!このアルバムは越前国の勝山城。天守が一番高い城だ。 Another day, another castle. Yesterday I visited... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2016
ART196
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29 Oct 2016
“No Crowds Or Lining Up”
21 Apr 2016
“越前国の勝山城 Echizen-Katsuyama Castle”
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85-26-1 Heisenjicho Heisenji, Katsuyama 911-0822, Fukui Prefecture
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+81 779-88-6200
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

We were literally the only visitors to the castle when we went! The museum hosts a great collection of samurai armour and has a nice view over the surrounding countryside.

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Reviewed 21 April 2016

昨日三つのお城を訪ねた。お城中毒、僕!このアルバムは越前国の勝山城。天守が一番高い城だ。 Another day, another castle. Yesterday I visited three castles. Mine is not a stable mind. This album is Echizen-Katsuyama Castle. Tada-san was a rich and successful businessman from Katsuyama. Wanting to give back to the community which had given so much to him, he...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2015

Katsuyama castle, constructed in 1992, is the tallest in Japan. It is not very historic compared to other castles. The castle grounds is freely accessible, but you pay to go inside. There is also a small museum of samurai armor/weapons, like in Matsumoto. The castle...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2014 via mobile

by the time I reach this place is already late and the castle is already close. Taking a scroll along the lake by the castle when during night fall is a total new experience. With lighting shinning on the castle and the reflection of the...More

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