Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Nagoya-shi

Nagoya-shi is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Nagoya-shi one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Nagoya-shi is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Nagoya-shi or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Nagoya-shi. Explore the historical monuments of Nagoya-shi with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Nagoya-shi guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Nagoya-shi page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Nagoya-shi with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Nagoya Castle

    #1 of 5 Historical Places in Nagoya-shi
    Nagoya Castle

    Tags: Park, Castle, Historical Site

    Address: 1-1 Honmaru, Naka Ward, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture 460-0031, Japan

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    Built in 1612 by Shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu as the stronghold of the Owari branch of the Tokugawa Dynasty, this was one of the largest castles in the country. The castle's prestige was such that the town ...Read more

  2. Osu Shopping Street

    #2 of 5 Historical Places in Nagoya-shi
    Osu Shopping Street

    Tags: Entertainment, Shopping Center, Streets

    Address: District Osu 3-28-25, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture 460-0011, Japan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Religion, entertainment, commerce and culture are all colorfully expressed in this sprawling and thriving shopping district. Founded 400 years ago, the nine streets of 1200 shops are close to the reve...Read more

  3. Togan-ji

    #3 of 5 Historical Places in Nagoya-shi
    Togan-ji

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Statue

    Address: 2 Chome-16 Yotsuyatori, Chikusa Ward, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture 464-0819, Japan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is a straightforward giant green Buddha statue. Erected in the 16th century and soaring 15 meters over the ground the statue has deep ties to India - one of the foremost priests at the Soto Zen t...Read more

  4. Shikemichi

    #4 of 5 Historical Places in Nagoya-shi
    Shikemichi

    Tags: Historical Site

    Address: 1 Chome-36-36 Nagono, Nishi Ward, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    In the year 1610 when the Shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu Directed that the population of Kiyosu move to Nagoya, the merchants of that time settled in these houses you see here. They sold rice, salt, miso, sak...Read more

  5. Cultural Path Futaba Museum

    #5 of 5 Historical Places in Nagoya-shi
    Cultural Path Futaba Museum

    Tags: Museum, Historical Site, Specialty Museum

    Address: 3 Chome-23 Shumokucho, Higashi Ward, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture 461-0014, Japan

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This is a historical home. it used to belong to the woman widely acknowledged as Japan's first actress, and the man known as the "king of electric power" - Sadayakko Kawakami and Momosuke Fukuzawa. Bl...Read more

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Top Tours for Historical Places in Nagoya-shi

  • Walking Small-Group Nagoya City Tour
    Walking Small-Group Nagoya City Tour

    Duration: 6 Hrs 30 Mins

    During 6,5 hours walking guided day tour, explore the highlights of Nagoya and discover the rich historical legacy of the sam...

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  • Kiyosu Samurai Walking Tour and Kirin Brewery Visit from Nagoya
    Kiyosu Samurai Walking Tour and Kirin Brewery Visit from Nagoya 2 Reviews

    Duration: 7 Hrs

    Explore the way of the Samurai in Kiyosu, the hometown of one of the most influential samurai warriors of ancient Japan. On t...

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  • Shibori Tie-Dye Workshop and Arimatsu City Tour
    Shibori Tie-Dye Workshop and Arimatsu City Tour New on TripHobo

    Duration: 6 Hrs

    Explore the ancient Japanese art of Shibori tie-dyeing and try your hand at creating some beautiful dyed pieces of fabric on ...

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  • Origami Class in Nagoya
    Origami Class in Nagoya

    Duration: 2 Hrs

    Take an origami (Japanese traditional art of folding paper to make figures) or kusudama class during your visit to Nagoya to ...

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