Matsumoto Castle, National Treasure of Japan
Event Information

Summer events

National Treasure Matsumoto Castle "Taiko Drum Festival"

  • PlaceNational Treasure Matsumoto Castle Honmaru Garden special stage
  • AdmissionFree
  • ContactNational Treasure Matsumoto Castle Taiko Drum Festival executive committee
    Tel. 0263-34-3000 (Matsumoto City Hall Tourism Hot Spring section)

National Treasure Matsumoto Castle "Takigino" - A mysterious world Illuminated by bonfire

  • DateAugust 8th (Wed.) *May be cancelled due to rain.
  • Time5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. (Opens at 5:30 p.m. Starts at 6:00 p.m.)
  • DetailsWhen the sunset colors the mountains of the Northern Alps red, the bonfire lighting ceremony is held at Honmaru Garden.In a way that is only possible with outdoor performances of Noh, a sense of unity is felt between the performers and the spectators.Please enjoy the summer night that presents the traditional Japanese performing art of Noh.