Heijō Palace

Related Events: Heijokyo Tempyo Sai Festival
Name in Japanese: 平城宮
Area: Nara
Address: [map]
Access: 1.2 km from Yamato-Saidaiji Station Kyoto Line (Kintetsu) (B26)
1.5 km from Heijō Station Kyoto Line (Kintetsu) (B25)

This palace was the imperial residence for most of the Nara Period, during which Nara was known as Heijō-kyō.