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Himeji Castle Festival
(姫路お城まつり)

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'Bridal Parade' held to mark the 400th anniversary of Senhime, granddaughter of Tokugawa Ieyasu, and Honda Tadatoki

Inaugural parade of 'the Queen of the Castle'

Castle festival stage event

This festival is held at Himeji Castle, the first location in Japan registered as a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. On Otemae-dori, the main street of Himeji, a parade is held by Himeji citizens. Traditional Japanese dances are performed at the festival. There are also many other exciting events related to Himeji Castle.

Events information

  • Harima

Address

670-0012
68 Honmachi, Himeji-shi, Hyogo

Contact Information

Reference Name

Himeji Castle Festival Office

TEL

079-287-3652

FAX

079-287-3657

Website

Himeji Castle Festival (External link)

Access

By Car

  • Approximately 15 minutes on foot from JR Himeji Station

By Train

  • Approximately 15 minutes on foot from JR Himeji Station

Events information

Events information

The middle of May

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