Naniwa Nagara-Toyosaki Palace

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
The Naniwa Palace Site Park

Naniwa Nagara-Toyosaki Palace (難波長柄豊碕宮, Naniwa-no-Nagara-no-Toyosaki-no-miya), is a historical palace which was located in present-day central Osaka city, Japan. The palace of this period is also sometimes referred to as the Former Naniwa Palace (前期難波宮, zenki-Naniwa-no-miya), to contrast it with the (Latter) Naniwa Palace built in the same location in 744 AD.

Construction of the palace was completed in 652 AD; the palace stood for 34 years before being destroyed by fire in 686 AD.


External links[edit]

Preceded by
Capital of Japan
Succeeded by

Coordinates: 34°40′50.347″N 135°31′23.80″E / 34.68065194°N 135.5232778°E / 34.68065194; 135.5232778