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Address: Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture
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If you go to the castle you will see it anyway in the courtyard. I think it is the must have statute for this place, since its existence is linked to the great shogun. It has a... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 February 2017
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Vienna, Austria
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

If you go to the castle you will see it anyway in the courtyard. I think it is the must have statute for this place, since its existence is linked to the great shogun. It has a didactical reason and not an artistic one. If you are with kids it is probably a landmark to make references to the founder... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

This was a bonus attraction along Tokugawa Ieyasu Promenade Walk. A nice statue of Ieyasu located beneath the reconstructed Hamamatsu Castle which Ieyasu acquired after a battle. He lived there for about 17 years.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2008

Tokugawa Ieyasu was probably the most notable, and most powerful shogun in Japan. He spent several years at the Hamamatsu castle (located just up the hill from this monument) during important years of his rise to leader of all of Japan.

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