#622: Kasugayama Castle (Semiweekly-pedia of Japan)


#622: Kasugayama Castle (category: castle)

Kasugayama Castle

Kasugayama Castle was a castle, which once existed on Mount Kasuga in current Joetsu City, Niigata Prefecture. It is well known as the main castle of Kenshin Uesugi, one of the leading warlords in the 16th century.

The remains of the castle was designated as a historical site by the Japanese government in 1935 and selected as one of Japan's Top 100 Castles in 2006.

Kasugayama Castle Japan

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