Kazama-yakata was the fortified manor house of the Kazama Clan. There were many branches of the clan but this is thought to have been their place of origin. There is a Kazama Shrine nearby and the area was formerly known as Kazama Village. Today the site of Kazama-yakata is a temple called Jōfukuji.
The site of the Kazama-yakata is now a temple, Jōfukuji.
|Pre Edo Period
|Nagano Station on the Shinonoi Line; 10 minute bus; 10 minute walk
|Free; 24/7; Temple
|Nagano, Nagano Prefecture
|36° 38' 16.66" N, 138° 13' 42.35" E
|Added to Jcastle
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