Shurijo Castle

Shuri Castle is a gusuku castle in Shuri, , . Between 1429 and 1879, it was the palace of the Ryukyu Kingdom, before becoming largely neglected.

Landmarks in the Area

Park
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Place of worship
Sonohyan-utaki is a sacred grove of trees and plants of the traditional indigenous Ryukyuan religion. Photo: 663highland, CC BY 2.5.

Localities in the Area

Town
Haebaru is a town located in Shimajiri District, , .As of 2016, the town has an estimated population of 37,874 and a density of 3,500 persons per km². is situated 3 km south of Shurijo Castle. Photo: Hykw-a4, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Town
Yonabaru is a town in Shimajiri District, , . is situated 3½ km east of Shurijo Castle. Photo: Hykw-a4, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Town
Nishihara is a town located in Nakagami District, , . is situated 4½ km east of Shurijo Castle. Photo: Lequios-star, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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