National Treasure Matsumoto Castle

Visit the traditional symbol of the castle town

When in Matsumoto City, the National Treasure Matsumoto Castle is a must-visit. Maintaining its original composition for more than 400 years, this castle is the oldest 5 layer castle preserved in Japan. Visitors are allowed to enter inside and look out from the observation deck for a magnificent view.


4-1 Marunouchi, Matsumoto City, Nagano Prefecture


15 minute walk from Matsumoto Station.
Approx 5 minutes from Matsumoto Station by Town Sneaker local bus service (north course) or Utsukushigahara Onsen bound bus. A short walk from ‘Matsumotojo – Shiyakushomae’ bus stop.