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The Tadashi inside where splendid Eika of the kingdom era revives

Emperor's chair which the king sits down on. "Difference floor" (usasuka)

  • Emperor's chair which the king sits down on. "Difference floor" (usasuka)
  • Emperor's chair which the king sits down on. "Difference floor" (usasuka)

Emperor's chair which the king sits down on. "Difference floor" (usasuka)

Emperor's chair which the king sits down on. "Difference floor" (usasuka)

Emperor's chair "difference floor" (usasuka) where the king sits

The Shurijo Castle main shrine inside and the sculpture almost the crystal which built original Ryukyu culture, Ryukyu decoration while coming under an influence of China and both Japanese. The first-floor difference floor where the second-floor difference floor, king and chief vassals whom line special event of royal family was carried out for attended, and important ceremony and meeting were performed. Because pillar which dragon of money and five colors of clouds color, and was paved with high technique is built, it is revealed that it is the most symbolic place by Shurijo Castle.


"Gusuku Sites and Related Properties of the Kingdom of Ryukyu" where it was enrolled in cultural heritage as the eleventh world heritage in Japan.

Remains of an ancient structure built before the 17th century were registered with world heritage as Gusuku Sites and Related Properties of the Kingdom of Ryukyu in December, 2000. From Tadashi the first floor, we can look at historical remains of an ancient structure directly.


Where was the portrait "re-painting china" (we obtain) of King of Ryukyu?

Portrait of the king is displayed on wall of Shurijo Castle Park south palace. These are called "re-painting china" (we obtain), and King of each generation Ryukyu is portrait which was drawn when it was passed away. It was re-painting china displayed in Shurijo Castle Park, but, in fact, it was not in castle, and there was now in temple called Enkaku-ji Temple (or we do not obtain lottery) in the north side of Shurijo Castle.

  • Continuance is history essay "castle story"

    Castle story

Shurijo Castle Park exhibition information

Temporary exhibition "THE KUMIODORI 300 - group dancing exhibition -" of the 300th anniversary of the group dancing presentation

"Background of group dancing birth" (south palace special exhibition room on the second floor) from Friday, July 5 to Thursday, November 7
For group dancing birth, culture of inflow of Yamato culture after Ryukyu invasion of Satsuma and Ryukyu oneself and Yamato culture that we took in are thought to consist on the fused history.
We introduce about history of Ryukyu which gets one in opportunity of Yamato culture inflow at time when group dancing was born through cultural assets of the Ryukyu kingdom times and kokoritsu (the Edo up) relations document that it is, arms, bottle and cup, apparel such as large hoe-shaped helmet crests of helmet which we excavated from Shurijo Castle considered to have affected the shape of the stage tool of group dancing and sho of group dancing in south palace special exhibition room on the second floor, and affected (lines).
 
"satsufushi which went to the theater by group dancing" (golden palace special exhibition room) from Friday, July 5 to Thursday, November 14
Before party that group dancing was played, dinner meeting was performed in imperial family, family with samurai antecedents on the Ryukyu side including the king and Kita by satsufushiichiko and was a chance to deepen interchange by appreciating dinner meeting and group dancing together.
In golden palace special exhibition room, we display document in former times indicating both interchange on atmosphere at the time of dinner meeting and the Ryukyu side and the China side that we reached which we visited.
In the case of ceremony and courtesy, tea service set of ceramics of the excavated Qing dynasty period and Ryukyu lacquerware which existed was more likely to be actually used with Shurijo Castle trace in the Ryukyu kingdom times and might be tableware which decorated satsufushi and dinner meeting that we performed with Kita. In addition, interchange through book trace of rinhishikuinen and high person model on the China side which visited Ryukyu in naoikuo and 1838 on the Ryukyu side which was calligraphist becomes the highlight of display.

We do exhibition!

Plan exhibition gallery talk holding

We comment on plan exhibition by professional staff. Do you not hear profundity of Ryukyu culture at this opportunity?

  • [Dates and time] We will tell as soon as we are selected
  • 【Place】 South palace, golden palace (as for the meeting, the first-floor south palace)
  • [Seating capacity] 20 first arrival
  • 【Admission】 Free
Plan exhibition "kokosanfu of Ryukyu" gallery talk holding

Shurijo Castle for free guide

If know, become interesting more and yet more, was so! But, it is full

Through guide, we can rediscover charm of Okinawa by knowing Shurijo Castle and history of Ryukyu kingdom deeply.
In the case of visiting, please use.

Shurijo Castle for free guide

[voice of customer who participated]

  • After participating in free guide, children were pleased that explanation of guide was very splendid, too. Thank you very much.
  • Commentary of guide was fun clearly, too. It turned around slowly again, but was able to enjoy double than we observed commonly.
  • Shurijo Castle for free guide
  • Shurijo Castle for free guide

Usage guidance of kusarikorekan

  • Usage guidance of kusarikorekan
  • Usage guidance of kusarikorekan

You can enjoy atmosphere at the time of going while tasting tea and cake.

kusarikorekan was said to be facility which it was waiting room of prince, and invited people of various positions in the Ryukyu Heian period, and talked.

It is now in pay experience-based facility that can taste traditional cake and tea of the Ryukyu kingdom era in kusarikorekan.
In addition, natural beauty spot of country can look at appointed wonderful Ryukyu garden from kusarikorekan.
Please enjoy atmosphere at the time of going.

  • Business hours: From 9:30 to 18:00 (last order 17:30)
  • 【Admission】 500 yen per person

Museum shop in "Kita"

  • Museum shop in "Kita"
  • Museum shop in "Kita"

We have traditional craft of Okinawa, original goods and aim at assortment of goods which can take the lingering sound home with it as "thing" to customer who observed Shurijo Castle.
As product of ceramic ware and Ryukyu glass is enriched, please drop in.

Paid area information

Entrance rate

Target area: azana of Tadashi, hoshimmon, south palace, guard station, study, kusarikorekan, golden palace, kiman, attendant crew room, inner study, Kita, world pride, the east

  Adult Average person (high school student) Child (elementary, junior high student): Children under 6
The public (less than 20 people) 830 yen 630 yen 310 yen Free
Group 670 yen 490 yen 250 yen
Annual Passport 1,660 yen 1,260 yen 620 yen

The opening time (pay area)

Target area: azana of Tadashi, hoshimmon, south palace, guard station, study, kusarikorekan, golden palace, kiman, attendant crew room, inner study, Kita, world pride, the east

Period Opening time The admission ticket sale deadline
From April to June 8:30-19:00 18:30
From July to September 8:30 to 20:00 19:30
From October to November 8:30-19:00 18:30
From December to March 8:30-18:00 17:30

※From parking lot to kembaisho, it takes approximately 10 minutes. Please be careful on the purchase with admission ticket.
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The whole map of facility

Shurijo Castle Park facility guidance map

  • ※When person receiving grant of certificate of the physically disabled, nursing notebook, mental patient health welfare notebook has you show notebook in kembaishomadokuchi, it becomes free. In addition, per one person having the notebook mentioned above, we can enter to one caregiver free.
  • ※About more than 20 groups, please buy in a mass in kembaishomadokuchi.
  • ※In the case of the purchase, we may ask for the presentation of identification of social position (driver's license, student identification card) with admission ticket in kembaisho.
  • ※Please see this about the use of credit card and electronic money in detail