Kajo Park

A civic park built on the former site of Kajo Castle, also known as Yamagata Castle, famous for its cherry blossoms

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Kajo Park was built on the site of Kajo Castle which had been originally constructed in 1357. Selected as one of Japan`s Top 100 Castles, the surviving outer citadel has been recognized as a National Historic Site. Within its 35.9ha, you will see many cultural facilities including Yamagata Civic Hall, Yamagata Prefectural Museum, and the Yamagata Museum of Art. There is a splendid display of cherry blossoms in mid-April.
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April-November 5am~10pm December-March 5:30am~10pm Open every day
Adult: 0 YEN
Children: 0 YEN
1-1 Kajomachi, Yamagata
(023) 641-1212

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