Uncover the History of a Ninth-Century Castle Town in Yahaba, Iwate
Historical experience event in Yahaba
The town of Yahaba in Iwate Prefecture was the site of Tokutan Castle, a fortification built around 812 by powerful military leader Funya no Watamaro (765–823). The castle served as the area's administrative center and was the site of peace negotiations between the emperor's government and the region's native Emishi people.
Discover the legacy of Tokutan Castle and the history of the area through immersive re-enactments and experiences at the castle site.
- Subsidized Project
- Uncover the History of a Ninth-Century Castle Town in Yahaba, Iwate
- Subsidized Organisation
- Yahaba Town
- Tokutan Castle Ruins Site
- March 2020 (postponed)