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Kitanosho Castle Park

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History spot

A site of some local historical importance, showing an old bridge that used to go over a moat, and... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2018
KlapauciusJapan
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Japan
Small shrine

A small shrine which is set among remains of old walls [possibly part of the castle whose main... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2018
WorcesterMoray
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1-21-17 Chuo, Fukui 910-0006, Fukui Prefecture
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

A site of some local historical importance, showing an old bridge that used to go over a moat, and some old walls. This is quite far from the main castle grounds and big walls/moat, but shows how it used to spread out across the city....More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank KlapauciusJapan
Reviewed September 7, 2018

A small shrine which is set among remains of old walls [possibly part of the castle whose main walls are some distance away} from bygone Fukui. A few statues around with raised viewing platforms in the grounds.

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank WorcesterMoray
Reviewed November 5, 2017

A small but well kept shrine, with many interesting statues. Parts of the old castle wall have been left exposed, which you can look down at. Not very impressive but interesting for the history of the area. An old bridge, which used to span a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank KlapauciusJapan
Reviewed May 17, 2016

We did this on a quick tour day hitting a whole bunch of small short things. This was definitely not a site to spend a lot of time, unless you read and understand Japanese, then the upstairs movie and exhibit will take more time. We...More

Date of experience: April 2016
3  Thank Kip F
Reviewed September 29, 2015

A shrine that we came across whilt walking. Worth visiting for it's architecture. One of the few places i saw with a lot of pigeons.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank WorcesterMoray
Reviewed September 17, 2015

The main thing to see is Shibata Shrine, a very nice small Shinto shrine. There are also some statues, and ruins of the old castle walls that give you an impression of Fukui's history that was built over. There used to be a large model...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed March 12, 2015

A short walk from Fukui station, you can find a nice little shrine, and ruins of the old castle walls that give you an impression of Fukui's history that was built over. There are some interesting statues, and a large model of what Fukui castle...More

Date of experience: September 2014
3  Thank KlapauciusJapan
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