Kokura Castle

Kokura Castle in , was built by Hosokawa Tadaoki in 1602. It was the property of the Ogasawara clan between 1632 and 1860. The castle burnt down from a fire in 1837, with parts of it rebuilt in 1839.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a literature museum in , . is situated 160 metres southwest of Kokura Castle. Photo: 663highland, CC BY 2.5.

Retail area
is a prestigious shopping centre near the Murasaki river and Kokura Castle in Kokura Kita ward, , . is situated 170 metres northeast of Kokura Castle. Photo: 新幹線, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Railway station
Station is a railway station in Kokurakita-ku, Kitakyushu, Japan, operated by Kyūshū Railway Company. is situated 460 metres north of Kokura Castle. Photo: Atsasebo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
in Kokura Kita ward is the main railway station in , Japan. is situated 1 km east of Kokura Castle. Photo: JKT-c, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Kitakyūshū is a large city in Fukuoka prefecture on the island of , . Photo: Krauser levyl, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a ward of Kitakyūshū, , .

is a ward of Kitakyūshū, , . It is the smallest ward of Kitakyūshū city at 16.66 km². is situated 4 km west of Kokura Castle. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

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