The castle, which was originally built in 1602 by Hosokawa Tadaoki, reopened in March 2019 with completely renovated exhibits in the castle tower. In the nearby Kokura Castle Japanese Garden, you can experience Japanese culture, such as traditional manners and tea ceremonies.
|Address||2-1 Jonai, Kokurakita-ku, Kitakyushu City|
|Opening hours||April to October - 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; November to March - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m (entry allowed 30 minutes before the closing time)|
|Closed days||Open ７ days a week|
|Fare||Adults: \350, JHS and HS students: \200, Elementary school students: \100|
|Access||Approximately 20 minute-walk from JR Kokura Station|