Audio Guide by Shimabara-born Caster Hitoshi Kusano

Hitoshi Kusano talks about his hometown, Shimabara

Mr. Hitoshi Kusano, who is active in TV and radio programs, will guide you through the history of Shimabara with his easy-to-understand explanations!
He will introduce you to the hidden Christian garden site, Bizan (Mt. Bizan) and more.
*Please note that the Japanese version is in the voice of “Hitoshi Kusano”, but the English version is different.





Present your Shimabara Megurin Ticket for a discount of 300 yen → 200 yen

Cell phone rental fee

Free of charge

Rental Hours

9:00~16:30 (Last admission to the keep is 17:00)

Time required

Approx. 20 min.
*The audio guide itself takes about 20 minutes, but if you also enjoy the exhibition, the tour will last about an hour.


1-1183-1 Jonouchi, Shimabara City, Nagasaki Prefecture
Shimabara Castle Keep

Angry entrance of the reception desk

Shimabara Castle Keep Ticket Office