Site of Kitanosho Castle & Shibata Park
Reportedly, the keep of Kitanosho Castle, founded by samurai warlord Shibata Katsuie, once stood here. In addition to a bronze statue of him, the park contains a museum where visitors can learn more about this historical figure and the castle he had built.
- Chuo 1-21-1, Fukui City, Fukui Prefecture
- 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. (Kitanosho Castle Museum)
- Open year-round