Nijo Castle Location photo copyrighted by: Brian McMorrow
About 400 years ago, Tokugawa Ieyasu, the founder of the Edo shogunate, built this castle to guard the city's Imperial possessions and residences.
The outworks of the castle, designated as a National
Treasure, have six buildings connected by corridors.
Find more Nijo jo Castle images in the Kyoto gallery of Photorena.
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