Gujō-Hachiman attractions

Castle in Gujō-Hachiman

Gujō Hachiman-jō

Twenty minutes' hike from Jōka-machi Plaza bus terminal you'll find the pride of Gujō, a 1933 reconstruction of the previous fortress, originally constructed in 1559 but destroyed in the Meiji period. The handsome h…
Museum in Gujō-Hachiman


Housed in the Taisho-era tax office, this museum and cultural centre is a one-stop shop for Gujō-Hachiman history and culture. Exhibits include historical dioramas about peasant uprisings, live demonstrations of the…