Kyoto Imperial Palace
Palace in Kyoto, Japan
Rich in tradition, Kyoto Imperial Palace preserves the look and ambience of the Palace as it had been in the time of Japan's ancient imperial dynasties. The current Palace was rebuilt in 1855 and comprises several structures--including the Shisinden, the Seiryoden, the Kogosyo, the Ogakumonjyo, and the Otsunegoten--that reflect the architectural styles of various periods.
3 Kyōtogyoen, Kamigyō-ku, Kyōto-shi, Kyōto-fu 602-0881, Japan
Opening hours September & March 9:00 - 15:50 (Last admission) 16:30 (Closing time) October - February 9:00 - 15:20 (Last admission) 16:00 (Closing time) April - August 9:00 - 16:20 (Last admission) 17:00 (Closing time) Closed Mondays (If a national holiday falls on a Monday, the Palace is open on the holiday and closed the next day, Tuesday). December 28 – January 4