Nagoya Castle Spring Festival
Nagoya castle is one of the most popular place to enjoy Sakura (Cherry Blossom) flowers in Nagoya. There are over 1,000 sakura trees in many varieties, during the full bloom period there is special lighting available to enjoy the sakura flowers in the evening.Many events are scheduled to be held on weekend such as The Koto (Traditional Japanese stringed instruments) concert, Japanese Taiko drum performance and Japanese tea ceremony.
Schedule: Late March to early May
(Special lighting from the end of March to the beginning of April, Open until 7:30 PM. Entrance to the castle tower closes at 7 PM )
Place: Nagoya Castle
The Great dinosaur exhibition
The reason Mongolia Gobi desert's called "Holy place of dinosaur excavation" is that the state of preservation of the excavated dinosaur fossils is extremely good. Valuable specimens which have fascinated many researchers from around the world are displayed. In addition, more than 90% of the exhibition is the real fossil.