Inuyama Castle[Castle special collection Japanese history]

犬山城:三度の落城を経験した国宝天守犬山城 【お城特集 日本の歴史】

[Castle name]
Inuyama castle
Experienced being fallen down three times

Inuyama Castle is located inuyama City, Aichi Province, known as the National Treasures of Japan.

犬山城:三度の落城を経験した国宝天守犬山城 【お城特集 日本の歴史】

Nakamura Kazuuji was the castle owner during the period of Sekigahara Battle.
At that time, Yamauchi Kazutoyo was castle owner of Kakegawa Castle.

犬山城:三度の落城を経験した国宝天守犬山城 【お城特集 日本の歴史】

It is said that Inuyama Castle was built by Mr. Oda during Sengoku Era. It was involved in the Battle of Komaki Nagakute, and the Battle of Sekigahara, experienced being fallen down for 3 times.

犬山城:三度の落城を経験した国宝天守犬山城 【お城特集 日本の歴史】

When entering Edo Era, it was the residence of Mr. Nariseshi until Meiji Restoration. It was abandoned due to the Castle Abandon Order and only Tenshu escaped.
It is considered the national treasure of Japan as it has the existing Tenshu. Nowadays, a part of iron gate and oar are repaired.

〒484-0082 65-2 Kitakoken, Inuyama, Inuyama City, Aichi Province


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