- Imperial Palace
The Imperial Palace is located where Edo Castle once stood.
This has been the location of the Imperial Palace since the Emperor Meiji moved there in 1868. A visit inside required advance registration, but the Niji-bashi iron bridge stretching over the moat, the Sakuradamon Gate and more, and surrounding area are open to the public.
|HOURS||Entrance at 10:00am and 1:30pm (2 times per day, visits last 1 hour 15 minutes, reservation required, mornings only from 7/21 to 8/31)|
|NOTES RE: CLOSINGS||Temporary closures during certain events. Closed Dec. 28 to Jan. 4.|
|ADDRESS||1-1 Chiyoda, Chiyoda-ku|
|ACCESS||10 min. walk from the subway Nijubashimae Station|
|OTHER CONTACT INFO||Tour Office, Administrative Division, Maintenance and Works Department, Imperial Household Agency (8:45 am–12:00 pm and 1:00 pm–5:00 pm, Monday–Friday)|
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