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Japanese Castles

This is a listing of Japan's Castles.

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Reconstructed Castles :
Castle Ruins :

Hemeji-jo

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Hikone Castle

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Hikone Castle

Marugama Castle

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Marugama Castle

1 of 12 castles wth original tenshu (keeps) in Japan.

Marugama Castle

The castle has the largest castle mount in Japan formed by a man make hill more than 50m high.

Kochi Castle

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Kochi Castle

One of the few original castles in Japan.

Kochi Castle

One of the few original castles in Japan.

Kochi Castle Trick Gate

One of the few original castles in Japan.

Shurijo Castle

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Shurijo Castle Seiden, Shurijo Castle Park, Naha City

Okinawa Shurijo Castle Seiden, Shurijo Castle Park, Naha City

Houshinmon, Shurijo Castle Park, Naha City

Kankaimon, Shurijo Castle Park, Naha City

Sonohyan-utaki Stone Gate, Shurijo Castle Park, Naha City

Shureimon, Shurijo Castle Park, Naha City

Kokura Castle

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Kokura Castle

A reconstructed castle. The original castle was built in 1602 during the Edo period and destroyed in 1866.

Kumamoto Castle

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Kumamoto Castle

Okayama Castle

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Okayama
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Okayama Castle

Saga Castle

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Ruins of Saga Castle

The remaining original castle gate. The orginal castle was destroyed in 1874.

Saga Castle History Museum

A reconstruction of the original castle and used as a museum now. It is Japan's largest wooden reconstructed castle.

Wayakama Castle

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Wayakama Castle and Ohashi Rouka Bridge

A reconstructed castle.

Wayakama Castle

A reconstructed castle.

Wayakama Castle

A reconstructed castle.

Wayakama Castle

A reconstructed castle.

Fukui Castle Ruins

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Fukui Castle Ruins

Kitanosho Castle Remains

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Kitanosho Castle Remains

Nakijin Castle Ruins

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Nakijin Castle Ruins, Nago City

10 mins car ride from Ocean Expo Park.

Nakijin Castle Ruins, Nago City

10 mins car ride from Ocean Expo Park.

Nakijin Castle Ruins, Nago City

10 mins car ride from Ocean Expo Park.

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