About Kaminoyama castle
♦Admired as a "great castle of U state".
The symbol of Mt. Kamino, Kaminoyama castle was built in 1535. Because of its magnificence, the temple was admired as a great castle of U state. The history of Mt. Kamino and information of Yamagata sightseeing is introduced with panels inside the castle.
Special exhibition is held 5-6 times in a year displaying swords, dolls and other articles of Yamagata culture.
Details Kaminoyama castle
- Address:3-7 Motojonai, Kaminoyama city, Yamagata
Opening hour:9a.m. - 5:15p.m. / January 1st only: 12a.m. - 12:p.m.
Reservation:Only group is needed
Closed:1st Monday and Friday of July, December 29 to 31st.
Entrance fee:400 yen, Pupils and junior highschool students: 100 yen, High school and univeristy students: 150 yen
Parking:(free) 50 cars
Access to Kaminoyama castle
Access:7 minutes on foot from Yamagata super express Kaminoyama onsen station.