Historical sites

Castles

In the late 16th century, Oda Nobunaga and Toyotomi Hideyoshi reestablished central authority and unified Japan, ushering in a new era of castle building. These new, larger castles served as administrative and military hubs and became centers of “castle towns.”

Former samurai districts

Geisha districts

Post towns

Religious sites

Shrines

The following structures and objects can be typically found at a shrine:

Temples