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Kyoto Gosho Old Imperial Palace

Area

North




Highlight
Kyoto gosho was the residence of the Imperial family up until 1868. The palace complex is enclosed by a long wall and consists of several gates, halls and gardens.


Details
Kyoto gosho was the residence of the Imperial family up until 1868, when the capital city was moved from Kyoto to Tokyo. The enthronement ceremonies of emperor Taisho and Showa were held here. The current emperor's was held at the Tokyo Imperial Palace. The palace complex is enclosed by a long wall and consists of several gates, halls and gardens. You must make reservations at the imperial household agency for permission to access the premises.


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Palace

Kyoto Gosho Old Imperial Palace

Area

North

Open

must make advanced reservations

Admission

free
reservation in advance are required

Address

3 KyotoGyoen Kamigyo-ku Kyoto City

Tel No.

+81-75-211-1211

URL

http://sankan.kunaicho.go.jp/english/index.html


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