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This is a beautiful castle and surrounding park. However, we just missed the Sakura season. The museum is a few floors but all explanation in Japanese, it would be better if there is English translation.
Like many castles in Japan, not much really remains of the original castle, and if I remember correctly, the current tower is a reproduction, and is a museum. It is unique for being the northernmost castle town of Japan, and the only castle ever built...More