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Kajo Park

Kajomachi, Yamagata 990-0826, Yamagata Prefecture
+81 23-641-1212
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Interesting Reconstruction

My wife and had a 1 week JR rail pass, and this looked liked an interesting place to visit. Its a... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Bob L
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Melbourne
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Good for spending an hour or two

Kajo Park is in downtown Yamagata walking distance from JR Yamagata station. If you need to spend a... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Heikki S
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Tartu, Tartumaa, Estonia
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  • Average27%
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26 Oct 2017
“Interesting Reconstruction”
31 Jul 2017
“Good for spending an hour or two”
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Kajomachi, Yamagata 990-0826, Yamagata Prefecture
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and had a 1 week JR rail pass, and this looked liked an interesting place to visit. Its a 15 minute walk from the rail station. The buildings on the site are being reconstructed using original methods, so it very interesting to me...More

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Kajo Park is in downtown Yamagata walking distance from JR Yamagata station. If you need to spend a few hours in Yamagata, this is as good a spot as any. There are a lot of eateries on the way to Kajo Park from the station,...More

Thank Heikki S
Reviewed 7 September 2016

About 7 minutes walk from Yamagata station. There is not a huge castle but a greenly park. I saw a lot of people who jog and walk. Unfortunately I didn't enter a museum cause I didn't have much time. It seemed to be interesting.

Thank 2sophia8
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Kajo park features "Yamagata Castle" which isn't a castle but the remaining and restored outer walls, Yamagata Kyodokan, a baseball pitch and an abundance of Sakura trees and is surrounded by a mote. It would be absolutely breathtaking during spring. It is perfect for those...More

Thank MarraMaree
Reviewed 7 July 2015

The cat colony was the highlight for our daughter- lots of well few strays here! We were a little too early for the cherry blossoms, looks like it would be beautiful. There's not a lot of Yamagata city, but this was a pleasant stroll after...More

Thank HkPinky
Reviewed 21 May 2015

The castle ruins aren't much to see, but the park is a nice place to take a walk amid greenery and away from city streets. But don't miss the Saiseikan Museum. It was originally a hospital built in 1877 and it now houses medical supplies...More

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