Matsumae castle with triple castle tower is expansion and renovation of former Fukuyama pavilion.
During the Bakumatsu Hakodate war, Goryokaku and Matsumaejo fell to the "Hijikata" Army.


About 250 species of 8,000 cherry blossoms.
Cherry blossom festival is famous.
National treasure.
144, Matsushiro, Matsumae-cho, Matsumae District, Hokkaido
business hours
Mid April - Mid December
9: 00 ~ 17: 00 (Admission hours are until 16:30)
other information

Admission fee 360 yen

From JR KIkkonai station by Hakodate bus go to "Matsumae-shutchosho"
(JR 1350 yen limited express free seat + bus 1250 yen = one way 2600 yen)
Direct bus from the JR Hakodate Ekimae Matsumae (2050 yen each way)

* Business days and hours are subject to change due to the influence of Novel Cornavirus (COVID-19).

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