Former Hosokawa Gyōbutei
Kumamoto Prefectural Museum of Art
Tthe Kumamoto Prefectural Museum of Art has ancient Buddhist sculptures and modern paintings.
A tourist complex near the castle, with lots of food stalls.
The soaring black Tenshūkaku (main building, 29.5m tall) is today a historical museum with 6th-storey lookouts.
Jeff's World Bar
Gaijin (expats) and local Japanese frequent this 2nd-floor pub. There's dancing some weekends, and it's a bit of a meat market for...
3-1 Furukyō-machi · interesting places nearby
Former Hosokawa Gyōbutei information
North of the castle, down paths of immaculately raked gravel, is the large villa and garden built for the Hosokawa clan. Inside are displays of furniture and art pieces.