Cultural assets of Shizuoka City

Ieyasu Tokugawa influential figure and Sunpu-jo Castle downtown area

Ieyasu Tokugawa spent in prime of life and later years and 3 degrees period in shunfu (existing Shizuoka city area) for infanthood. Of these, we fixed shunfu for own base in prime of life and later years and maintained Sunpu-jo Castle as castle. In "period of the rule of a retired Shogun" of later years in particular, "the influential figure government" led by Ieyasu had big influence as supporting organization of the Edo Shogunate, and Sunpu-jo Castle downtown area prospered as the center city of politics, diplomacy, too.

Statue of bamboo Chiyo Shizuoka Station

Statue of bamboo Chiyo Shizuoka Station

It is bronze statue which expressed Ieyasu of infanthood that we spent in shunfu as hostage of Imagawa. "Bamboo Chiyo" is childhood name of Ieyasu.

Statue of Ieyasu Shizuoka Station of prime of life

Statue of Ieyasu Shizuoka Station of prime of life

In the days of second shunfukyoju of Ieyasu, it is bronze statue which expressed figure of Ieyasu late 40s. Title is written by tokukawashukajuhachidaitokukawatsuneko.

Statue of Ieyasu Sunpu Castle Park of later years

Statue of Ieyasu Sunpu Castle Park of later years

It is bronze statue which expressed Ieyasu of the time that changed to shunfu as "influential figure". Ieyasu spent about ten years from 65 years old of later years to 75 years old to die in shunfu.

We follow footprint of Prince Ieyasu Tokugawa

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