Cultural assets of Shizuoka City

Sunpu-jo Castle trace castle tower excavation excavation information building kyasshiru [annex]

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The latest information

2018.10.17
Hideyoshi Toyotomi discovers castle which let you build in the inside of Sunpu-jo Castle of Ieyasu Tokugawa! Two days-limited temporary exhibition!
2018.10.09
News of visit zone entrance regulation
2018.09.20
Voice of participant of "excavation experience-based with Sunpu-jo Castle trace!"
2018.09.03
We are investigating the northeastern part of castle tower!
2018.08.29
About Sunpu-jo Castle time travel tour H30 age from September to November conduct

Easy-to-understand guide Sunpu-jo Castle

Easy-to-understand guide Sunpu-jo Castle

Why did castle tower disappear at the beginning of the Edo era?

In castle tower and other buildings, castle tower might not be rebuilt after 1635 (Kanei 12) until it became abandoned castle in the Meiji era whenever we suffered from fire and earthquake whereas we were rebuilt. It is thought that this shows that it was to the world of All the world is at peace that the system of the Edo Shogunate by the Tokugawas becomes stable, and castle tower which was symbol of war and authority is not necessary.

Current Sunpu-jo Castle

There was triple kutsu in Sunpu-jo Castle, but we were filled up by becoming, and city area became narrow. The inside becomes Sunpu-jo Castle park from two no-maru moat (middle moat) and, based on restoration record of the age of an emperor year (1751-1763), Tomi gate or tatsumiro restore and are released now.

Sunpu-jo Castle Sunpu-jo Castle park

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