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Kakegawa Castle

kakegawa castle

In 1590 (Tensho 18), Kazutoyo Yamauchi entered Kakegawa Castle, built a castle tower and Otemon, and maintained the castle town. In 1994, the current castle tower was rebuilt with a wooden structure.

Kakegawa Castle

1138 24 Kakegawa, Kakegawa City, Shizuoka Prefecture

Kakegawa Castle Main Gate

kakegawa castle otemon

It is a major gate restored in 1995.

​ Otemon / Otemonbansho

​ 27 Castle, Kakegawa City, Shizuoka Prefecture


​Yokosuka Castle Ruins

yokosuka castle ruins

Ieyasu Tokugawa ordered Yasutaka Osuga to build the castle as a base for capturing Takatenjin Castle. The festival culture of the Edo Tenka Matsuri was passed down to the castle in the middle of the Edo period, and it is still inherited today.

Yokosuka Castle Ruins

1-1 Yamazaki, Kakegawa City, Shizuoka Prefecture

Sagara Castle Ruins

sagara castle ruins

It was built by Tanuma Okitsugu, but it was abandoned after the fall of Rōjū. The Makinohara Museum of History is located at the site of Sagara Castle Honmaru, and a statue of Tanuma Okitsugu was erected in May 2021.

Sagara Castle Ruins

​ 283 Sagara, Makinohara City, Shizuoka Prefecture

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