01｜Statue of Saigo Takamori Kagoshima City Area
After being defeated by the imperial army during the Satsuma Rebellion, Saigo Takamori committed suicide at Shiroyama in Kagoshima City.
The statue displays Saigo’s dignified appearance, standing in front of Shiroyama.
- 4-36 Shiroyama-cho, Kagoshima City, Kagoshima Prefecture
- ・8 minute walk from “Asahidori” tram stop, or “Kinseicho” bus stop.
- ・Near the “Saigo Douzou-Mae” bus stop on the Kagoshima City View Bus line.
Spots to Visit in the Vicinity※For more information on the vicinity, please contact the locations listed below.
Kagoshima Sightseeing Guide Station
1st Floor Ninomaru Building, 2-30, Shiroyama-cho, Kagoshima City, Kagoshima Prefecture
Phone Number: 099-208-4701
Hours: 9:00 to 17:30 ※ excluding 12/29 to 1/3
K10 Café Overlook of the
Statue of Saigo Takamori
5th Floor Ninomaru Building, 2-30, Shiroyama-cho, Kagoshima City, Kagoshima Prefecture
Phone Number: 099-295-4189
Hours: 10:00 to 18:00 Closed: Mondays