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The Royal Family's Tomb is a location in Ocarina of Time.[1]

Features and Overview[]

The large headstone at the back of the Kakariko Village Graveyard conceals the entrance to the Royal Family's Tomb. It is flanked by two smaller headstones referencing the famous Composer Brothers of Kakariko Village. The entrance to the Tomb can only be opened by playing "Zelda's Lullaby" in front of the headstone, proving a connection with the Royal Family.[2]

The inside of the Tomb is infested with Keese and ReDeads, along with pools of Toxic Water. Located at the end is another tombstone inscribed with a poem written by the Composer Brothers.[3] Right below it is the secret melody of the deceased composers, the "Sun's Song."[4]

Minor Enemies[]


TMC Forest Minish Artwork Names in Other Regions TMC Jabber Nut Sprite
Language Name Meaning
Japan Japanese 王家の墓 (Ōke no Haka) Royal Tomb
French-speaking countries French Tombe Royale Royal Tomb
Federal Republic of Germany German Königsgrab King's Grave
Italian Republic Italian Tomba della famiglia reale Tomb of the Royal Family
Community of Latin American and Caribbean States SpanishLA Pantéon Real (OoT3D) Royal Pantheon



  1. "Royal Family's Tomb" — Sign (Ocarina of Time)
  2. "We inscribed it on the royal tombstone. As a messenger of the Royal Family, you should show your Royal credentials on top of the Triforce mark..." — Composer Brothers (Ocarina of Time)
  3. "The rising sun will eventually set, A newborn's life will fade. From sun to moon, moon to sun... Give peaceful rest to the living dead. This is an interesting poem... huh?" — N/A (Ocarina of Time)
  4. "Something is inscribed on the tombstone... It's the secret melody of the Composer Brothers!" — N/A (Ocarina of Time)