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[Sunpu Castle Park]

A castle ruins park with an Ieyasu statue

A popular public park of Sunpu Castle ruins where Ieyasu Tokugawa, who opened the Edo Shogunate, spent his late years after retirement. In the large park surrounded by a moat, the "Higashigomon, Tatsumi Yagura, and Hitsuji-saru Yagura" are reconstructed, and at the "Momijiyama Garden", a Japanese garden with a tea house, powdered or non-powdered green tea can be enjoyed in a relaxing atmosphere where scenery changes with season.
Address 1 Sunpujokoen, Aoi-ku, Shizuoka-shi, Shizuoka
Phone +81-54-251-5880 (Shizuoka Convention and Visitors Bureau Inquiry time 8:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. on weekdays) (Japanese only)
Opening hours Free admission (For Higashigomon, Tatsumi Yagura, Momijiyama Garden, and Hitsuji-saru Yagura 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
Holidays Open everyday (For Higashigomon, Tatsumi Yagura, Momijiyama Garden, and Hitsuji-saru Yagura, closed from December 29th to January 3rd, and every Monday. Tuesday if Monday is a holiday.)
Admission fee Free admission to the park
Higashigomon, Tatsumi Yagura Adults 200 yen, children 50 yen
Momijiyama Garden Adults 150 yen, children 50 yen
Joint ticket Adults 300 yen, children 80 yen
Hitsuji-saru Yagura Adults 100 yen, children 50 yen
Access Approx.15-minute walk from the North exit of "Shizuoka Station" of JR Tokaido Shinkansen.
URL http://www.sunpu-park.jp/

updated on Dec 25, 2014

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