Matsumoto Castle

Matsumoto Castle

Matsumoto castle as seen from the inner moat with the vermillion bridge (Uzumibashi). Matsumoto Castle, also call Black Crow for its unusual black colour, is one of Japan’s premier historic castles , dating to the sixteenth century. Its wooden interiors and external stonework are original, and it is a National Treasure of Japan.

Posted by tmeallen on 2017-11-14 17:33:58

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