Sightseeing excursion

Tourist Excursion
The town full of history and culture. Himeji

Please thoroughly enjoy sightseeing in Himeji, excursion of visit to facility at the time of convention holding in Himeji.

  • World heritage, national treasure Himeji-jo Castle

    World heritage, national treasure Himeji-jo Castle

    Fort is built on this ground since construction of a castle for 400 years, and it is after, and there is history more than 600 years and is symbol of Himeji-shi having many national treasures, important cultural properties, legends.

  • Status Motoyama Shoshazan Engyoji Temple according to Tendai sect

    Status Motoyama Shoshazan Engyoji Temple according to Tendai sect

    Engyoji Temple located in the northwestern part of Himeji-shi is also called west Mt. Hiei-zan by Shoku holy priest (carry eat carry appoint) in temple of open Tendai sect for 966 years.

  • Koko-en  Garden

    Koko-en Garden

    It is Japanese garden of style of Japanese garden with a pond in the center that opened world heritage, national treasure Himeji-jo Castle for making use of the surrounding landscape in the design of a garden in 1992. We can enjoy nine different gardens whenever we pass through the gate and wall.

  • Specific national research and development corporation Institute of Physical and Chemical Research emission light scientific general research center

    Specific national research and development corporation
    The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research emission light scientific general research center

    We promote emission light study based in large emission light facility SPring-8 which can generate emission light of the world's best performance generally.

  • Himeji City Museum of Art

    Himeji City Museum of Art

    The Red Brick Art Museum is located in a special historic site set in a spectacular landscape, looking up at the World Cultural Heritage Himeji Castle, which is likened to a white egret. Before WWII, this building was an army facility, and after the war it was occupied for many years by Himeji City Hall. In April 1983 it opened as an art museum. Inside are three exhibition spaces: permanent and revolving exhibits, and the collection gallery. You can also browse the art library for free. The garden is home to 13 sculptures and is familiar to Himeji’s citizens as a place to relax and refresh.

  • Hyogo history Museum

    Hyogo history Museum

    Modern building of Kenzo Tange design in the northeast of Himeji-jo Castle. We display material about history, climate, Himeji-jo Castle of Hyogo.

  • Himeji Central Park

    Himeji Central Park

    Recreation facility attached to amusement park and safari park. Drive-through safari where we can enter with getting on car, sightseeing bus is popular.

  • Japan Toy Museum

    Japan Toy Museum

    We consist of six buildings of white wall godown style and store 90,000 points of toys or dolls of the world in 160 countries mainly on Japanese folk toy.

  • Himeji City Museum of Literature

    Himeji City Museum of Literature

    Located northwest of Himeji Castle, the museum was designed by architect Tadao Ando as a space that encircles the castle, and as a space that allows cultural dialogue.Stories relating to Himeji Castle and its history are presented in the “Himeji Castle History Gallery” in the permanent exhibition room of the north wing.The “Word Forest Exhibition Room” lets visitors enjoy access to encounters with life through the words left to us by authors. The south wing houses the Children’s Room, where children can enjoy picture books, and a café.

  • Himeji City Shosha-no-Sato Arts & Crafts Museum

    Himeji City Shosha-no-Sato Arts & Crafts Museum

    We display work of former Todai-ji Temple batman, late Kosho Shimizu from Himeji-shi and collection, folkcraft of Himeji, national folk toy.

  • Taiyo Park

    Taiyo Park

    . It consists of two areas of "area of stone" and "area of castle".

  • Enzan Memorial Museum of Art and Crafts

    Enzan Memorial Museum of Art and Crafts

    An art museum established in remembrance of Enzan Ijiri, a scholar famous for his research in Borobudur, the largest Buddhist temple in the world, in Indonesia. The exhibits include traditional Japanese arts and handicrafts in a variety of fields, including lacquerware, pottery, textiles, washi (Japanese paper) and more. Please telephone in advance to confirm that the museum is open on the day you wish to visit.Inquiries by e-mail: [email protected], Experience: Braiding, bamboo craftCapacity: 1 – 50 (average 20)

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