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Marugame Castle

"Tastes of JAPAN by ANA" is a regional vitalization project that collaborates with the different prefectures in Japan to present the Land of the Rising Sun in all of its diverse glory.

Marugame Castle as a symbol of Marugame City is one of the wooden castle with 400 years old history.

The stone walls that stacked from the inner moat to the castle tower are the highest in Japan. The walls are cast at a striking distinctive curved angle known as a “Fan Slope.” The three layer of wooden tower is designated as an Important Cultural Property by the Japanese government.

Location

Name Marugame Castle
Web Sites (In Japanese) https://www.my-kagawa.jp/point/117/
Address 1 Marugame-shi, Kagawa
Inquiries TEL:0877-22-0331 (Marugame City Culture and Tourism Division)