Komoro Castle 小諸城
Description This is the Otemon Gate. It is an original and Important Cultural Property. After the castle was deocmmissioned in the Meiji Period it was sold to a private liquor store owner who turned it into a restaurant. It was donated to the city in 1991 and designated Important Cultural property in 1993. From 2004-2008 the gate was restored to it's original glory based on original architectural drawings and accounts of the time.
Historical Artifacts Otemon Gate (yagura gate - Important Cultural Property)
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Sannomon Gate Komoro1-t
Otemon Gate stone wall foundation of the main keep
stone walls, Ninomaru bailey This is where the guardhouse stood just to the left of the stairs in the previous picture.
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dry moat weapons storehouse
view from the castle map
stone wall foundation