Osaka Castle 大阪城
Description Sakuramon Gate. This is a really impressive design. Look at the two huge stones on either side of the gate. When you look through the gate what you see on the opposite wall i another huge stone in the wall with the main keep looming above that.
Historical Artifacts Sakura mon (koraimon - Important Cultural Property)
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Photo Time: 2012-03-18 15:42:59 JST
Osaka Castle views
Inui Yagura
Back side of the Inui Yagura. Sangan Yagura and Otemon Gate
moat near the Otemon Gate Sengan Yagura and moat
Inside the Otemon Gate Large stones at the Otemon gate
Loops holes in the Otemon Gate Otemon Watariyagura Gate
Main keep seen from the Nishinomaru Bailey North Shikirimon Gate
North Shikirimon Gate Ensho Storehouse
Dry moat around the Honmaru bailey stone with wedge holes
Sakuramon Gate Osaka21-t
Honmaru Bailey dry moat Huge stone at the Sakura Gate
Sakura Gate Main keep
Gokinzo Main keep seen from the Hime Gate.
Kakushi Kuruwa Bailey Gokuraku Bridge
Aoyaguchi Gate Outer moat and Ichiban Yagura.
Ichiban Yagura Rokuban Yagura
Rokuban Yagura Rokuban Yagura
Stones form Hideyoshi's original walls Map