|■Karatsu Castle Maizuru Park
Terasawa Shimanokami Hirotaka, the first lord of Karatsu constructed
Karatsu Castle in 1608.
The present castle was restored in 1966.
Castle tower was built as a symbol of Karatsu and attract the
citizens and tourists.
And as a folk museum, precious historical materials are exhibited on
each floor; moreover the view of Nijinomatsubara pine grove from top of the
tower is amazing.
Admission fee: Adult 400 yen Child 200 yen
Open: 9:00 to 17:00 TEL:0955-72-5697
Close: 12/29 to 12/31