Alps Language Service Association 


Enjoy the castle with a free guided tour

  Alps Language Service Association (ALSA) provides a free guided tour in and around Matsumoto Castle in English as well as some other languages such as French, Spanish, and Chinese.

  Kind and experienced guides are standing by for you at our "Guide Station" at the entrance of Castle-Park throughout the year except non-operating days.

  An advance booking for a guided tour is available.

[Important Notice May 8, 2021]

Currently, we are not conducting any guidance activities for our association under the influence of Corona.

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We offer a new style of English learning here in Shinshu Matsumoto, which boasts a history of over 400 years. How many years have you been studying English? How much have you invested in learning English? Tired of the constant change of classmates and teachers? And ... are you satisfied with your current level of English? If you have any negative answers, please feel free to contact Global Suites.