Kokura Castle Japanese Garden recreates a samurai residence and a lord’s garden in the Edo period.
The varied landscape can be enjoyed in each of the four seasons.
Visitors can experience Japanese culture, including matcha green tea and sweets in the ryureiseki style (performed with tables and chairs) of tea ceremony.
|Address||1-2 Jonai, Kokurakita-ku, Kitakyushu-shi|
|Opening hours||9:00–18:00 (April–October)|
Doors open until 30 min. before closing time.
|Fare||Adults ¥350, Jr. high/High school students ¥200, Elementary school students ¥100|
*Ryureiseki tea ceremony ¥800
|Access||15 min. on foot from JR Kokura Sta.|
Car: Approx. 5 min. from Kitakyushu Urban Expy. Katsuyama Exit, approx. 8 min. from Otemachi Exit