Shurijo Castle Park New Year’s Celebration
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Celebrate the arrival of the new year at Shurijo Castle, the heart of Okinawa’s ancient Ryukyu Kingdom
Welcome the new year in traditional style at Shurijo Castle, the palace that served as the cultural center of Okinawa’s ancient Ryukyu Kingdom. Admire the brilliant red and gold finish of a palace that combines Japanese and Chinese architectural styles, and enjoy traditional royal ceremonies reenacted in the palace courtyard, starting on New Year’s Day.