Matsumoto City Museum
Magnificent, must-see Matsumoto-jō is Japan's oldest wooden castle and one of four castles designated National Treasures – the others...
Matsumoto Timepiece Museum
Home to Japan's largest pendulum clock (on the building's exterior) and over 300 other timepieces, incuding fascinating medieval...
In the perfect spot, a block south of the river, across from Nakamachi, you'll find this popular pub with good lunch specials and,...
This wonderfully traditional izakaya serving favourites like oden and yakitori (skewers of grilled chicken) as well as some more...
Matsumoto City Museum information
Lonely Planet review
The castle grounds (and your admission ticket) also include the Matsumoto City Museum, with its small displays relating to the region's history and folklore.