Shimabara Tourist Information Site

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Shimabara Tourist Information Site




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The Shimabara Castle Night battle

Sneak into the night castle

The Shimabara Castle that has been quiet

To the castle tower with a flashlight

Another world where light and sound weave

The silhouette of Armor, The light of Japan

Fantastic silhouettes floating in the night sky

An unforgettable night is here …

Here comes a new spot on the weekend of Shimabara! !

To the castle tower of the Shimabara Castle at night, where you can't usually enter.

You will proceed while lighting with a flashlight in a dimly lit castle that is different from the daytime.

The theme color and original BGM that changes from floor to floor.

On the top floor, you can also enjoy the fantastic castle “Castle Monster” floating in the night sky and the night view of Shimabara.

Please join the Shimabara Castle Night battle, which is held on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays!

Event date Saturday 3 April, 2021 - Sunday 27 March, 2022
Saturday, Sunday and Public holidays
(Excluding Castle monster event date)

Apr.: 3 (Sat), 4 (Sun), 10 (Sat), 11 (Sun), 17 (Sat), 18 (Sun), 24 (Sat), 25 (Sun), 29 (Thu),

May.: 1 (Sat), 3 (Mon), 4 (Tue), 5 (Wed), 8 (Sat), 9 (Sun), 15 (Sat), 16 (Sun), 22(Sat), 23(Sun), 29(Sat), 30(Sun),

Jun.: 5 (Sat), 6 (Sun), 12 (Sat), 13 (Sun), 19 (Sat), 20 (Sun), 26 (Sat), 27 (Sun)

Open 18:30-21:30 (Enter by 21:00)
Place The castle tower of the Shimabara castle
Admission Fee Adult / 1,000 yen (including tax)
elementary, junior high and high school student / 600 yen (including tax)
pre-school child / free
*Pre-school child is free, but please accompany the child at least one adult to ensure safety.
*Offer Shimabara Megurin ticket discount!
Parking / 18:00-22:00 free
Official website Official website(Japanese page)