List of 100 more famous Japanese castles


List of 100 more famous Japanese castles (Zoku Nihon Hyaku Meijo)


In April 2017, succeeding to 100 famous Japanese castles, Japan Castle Foundation, a voluntary association consist of historians, researchers of architecture,  archaeologists and so on, announced 100 more famous Japanese castles (続・日本100名城) complementary to former one.

It seems popularity is still overweighted, but it becomes well balanced and covers most part of important Japanese castles coupling with original 100 famous Japanese castles.


Eastern Japan area




No
Name
Image
Location/
prefecture
Type
Major
Remnants
Remarks
101

Hakodate city, Hokkaido
Medieval residence
Clay walls and moats

102
Kaminokuni Katsuyamadate

Kaminokuni town, Hokkaido
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

103

Aomori city, Aomori
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

104

Ninohe city, Iwate
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

105

Shiroishi city, Miyagi
Modern castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats
Reconstructed main tower
106

Oga city, Akita
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

107
Akita Castle


Akita city, Akita
Ancient castle


108


Tsuruoka  city, Yamagata
Modern castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

109


Yonezawa city, Yamagata
Modern castle
Clay walls and moats

110

Miharu town, Fukushima
Modern castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

111

Aizu Misato town, Fukushima
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

112

Kasama city, Ibaraki
Modern castle
Turret, Stone walls, clay walls and moats

113

Tsuchiura city, Ibaraki
Modern castle
Turret, gate, stone walls, clay walls and moats

114


Sano city, Tochigi
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

115

Minakami town, Gunma
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

116

Numata city, Gunma
Modern castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

117


Iwabitsu town, Gunma
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

118
Oshi Castle

Gyoda city, Saitama
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats
Reconstructed main tower
119


Ranzan town, Saitama
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

120

Ranzan town, Saitama
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

121


Sakura city, Chiba
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

122
Otaki Castle


Otaki town, Chiba
Modern castle
clay walls and moats
Reconstructed main tower
123

Hachioji city, Tokyo
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

124
Shinagawa Daiba


Shinagawa ward, Tokyo
Modern battery

125


Yokohama city, Kanagawa
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

126


Odawara city, Kanagawa
Medieval castle
Stone walls and moats

127

Nirasaki city, Yamanashi
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

128

Kofu city, Yamanashi
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

129

Saku city, Nagano
Modern fort
Clay walls and moats

130


Takashima town, Nagano
Modern castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats
Reconstructed main tower
131


Murakami city, Niigata
Modern castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

132


Joetsu city, Niigata
Modern castle
Clay walls and moats
Reconstructed main tower
133


Myoko city, Niigata
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats



Central Japan area


No
Name
Image
Location/
prefecture
Type
Major Remnants
Remarks
134




Toyama city, Toyama
Modern castle
Clay walls and moats

135


Tonami city, Toyama
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

136


Hakusan city, Ishikawa
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

137


Fukui city, Fukui
Modern castle
Stone walls and moats

138

Ono city, Fukui
Modern castle
Stone wall, clay walls and moats
Reconstructed main tower
139
Sakaki Kuniyoshi Castle


Mihama town, Fukui
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

140
Genbao Castle


Yogo town, Shiga / Tsuruga city, Fukui
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

141


Gujo city, Gifu
Modern castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats
Reconstructed main tower
142


Nakatusgawa city, Gifu
Modern castle
Stone walls and moats

143


Kani city, Gifu
Medieval castle
Sstone walls, clay walls and moats

144
Ogaki Castle


Ogaki city, Gifu
Modern castle
Stone walls and clay walls

145


Numazu city, Shizuoka
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

146


Kikugawa city, Shizuoka
Medieval castle
Clay  walls and moats

147


Kakegawa city, Shizuoka
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

148


Hamamatsu city, Shizuoka
Modern castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats
Reconstructed main tower
149


Komaki city, Aichi
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

150


Shinshiro city, Aichi
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

151


Toyohashi city, Aichi
Modern castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

152
Tsu castle


Tsu city, Mie
Modern castle
Stone walls and moats

153
Kitabatake Clan Residence


Take town, Mie
Medieval castle
Clay walls

154

Tamaki town, Mie
Modern castle
Gate, stone walls, clay walls and moats

155


Kumamo city, Mie
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

156

Maibara city, Shiga
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

157


Omi Hachiman city, Shiga
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

158


Fukuchiyama city, Kyoto
Modern castle
Stone walls and moats
Reconstructed main tower
159
Akutagawasan Castle


Takatsuki city, Osaka
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

160
Iimori Castle


Shijonawate city, Osaka
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

161


Kishiwada city, Osaka
Modern castle
Stone walls and moats
Reconstructed main tower
162


Toyooka city, Hyogo
Modern castle / Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

163


Tanba city, Hyogo
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

164


Sumoto city, Hyogo
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

165


Koriyama city, Nara
Modern castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

166


Uda city, Nara
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

167


Shingu city, Wakayama
Modern castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats




Western Japan area


No
Name
Image
Location/
prefecture
Type
Major Remnants
Remarks
168


Wakasa town, Tottori
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

169


Yonago city, Tottori
Modern castle
Stone walls and moats

170


Hamada city, Shimane
Modernl castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

171


Okayama city, Okayama
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

172


Mihara city, Hiroshima
Modern castle
Stone walls and moats

173


Mihara city, Hiroshima
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

174


Yamaguchi city, Yamaguchi
Medieval castle
Stone walls and clay walls

175
Shozui Castle



Aizumi town, Tokushima
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

176



Tokushima city, Tokushima
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

177


Higashi Kagawa city, Hiroshima
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

178
Noshima Castle

Imabari city, Ehime
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

179
Kagomori Castle

Matsuno town, Ehime
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

180


Nankoku city, Kochi
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

181


Kitakyushu city, Fukuoka
Modern castle
Stone walls and moats
Reconstructed main tower
182
Mizuki


Onojo city, Fukuoka
Ancient Fort
Clay walls

183


Kurume city, Fukuoka
Modern castle
Gate, stone walls and moats

184
Kii Castle


Itoshima city, Fukuoka
Ancient castle
Stone walls , clay walls and moats

185


Karatsu city, Saga
Modern castle
Stone walls and moats
Reconstructed main tower
186
Kaneta Castle


Tsushima city, Nagasaki
Ancient castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

187
Fukue Castle


Goto city, Nagasaki
Modern castle
Stone walls and moats

188


Minami Shimabara city, Nagasaki
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

189
Kikuchi Castle


Yamaga city, Kumamoto
Ancient castle
Clay walls and moats

190

Yatsushiro city, Kumamoto
Modern castle
Stone walls and moats

191



Nakatsu city, Oita
Modern castle
Stone walls and moats
Reconstructed main tower
192

Kusu town, Oita
Medieval castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

193

Usuki city, Oita
Modern castle
Turret, stone walls and moats

194

Saiki city, Oita
Modern castle
Gate, stone walls、clay walls and moats

195



Nobeoka city, Miyazaki
Modern castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

196
Sadowara Castle



Miyazaki city, Miyazaki
Modern castle
Stone walls, clay walls and moats

197


Shibushi city, Kagoshima
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

198
Chiran Castle


Chiran town, Kagoshima
Medieval castle
Clay walls and moats

199



Yomitan Village, Okinawa
Medieval Castle
Stone walls

200



Uruma city, Okinawa
Medieval castle
Stone walls and moats

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