#474: Heijo Palace (Semiweekly-pedia of Japan)


#474: Heijo Palace (category: historical site)

Heijo Palace

The current Heijo Palace in Nara is a restored building. It was an imperial residence of Heijo-kyo, an ancient capital of Japan during the periods, between 710 to 740, and then 745 to 784.

It was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1998, along with Todai-ji (refer to #468), Kofuku-ji (refer to #469), Yakushi-ji (refer to #470), Gango-ji (refer to #471), etc.

Heijo Palace Japan

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