Castle mark of Inuyama Castle

Update day
June 20, 2020

Castle mark book of Inuyama Castle

We sell National Treasure Inuyama Castle original castle mark book newly. We are performing mail order (email or FAX) of castle mark book now. For more details, please see the following. In addition, we do not sell castle mark by mail order. Sorry, thank you for your understanding.

Beginning to sell: June 1, 2020
Sale place: Tourist information center (12-17, Kitakoken, Inuyama, Inuyama-shi) in front of the Inuyama Castle
Sale time: 9:00-16:30
Sale rate: 2,400 yen (because of one book)

Information for castle mark book mail order

You have you fill in exclusive order form, and please order by email or FAX. In the case of email, please send data which PDF or JPEG converted order form which had you fill out into.

Downloading of order form is this

Email: info@inuyama.gr.jp
FAX: 0568-61-2512

Flow of order

①You have you fill in exclusive order form, and please order by email or FAX.
②We will reply for order confirmation from Inuyama-shi tourist association.
③Please transfer to designated account. (please bear transfer fee)
④We send out after the transfer confirmation in Inuyama-shi tourist association by one week.

Sale amount of money

2,400 yen (postage, packing charges)

With castle mark of Inuyama Castle

To change of an era, we distribute castle mark of National Treasure Inuyama Castle at tourist information center in front of the Inuyama Castle. Paper is greatly letter of "National Treasure Inuyama Castle" in castle mark using Mino Japanese paper of the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage. Calligraphy by local calligrapher, pine Hiroshi Urashiro. Family coat of arms of the the the the Odas with connection, Toyotomis, Tokugawas, Naruses is described in Inuyama Castle in the background. As inquiries occurred successively about castle mark from tourist for these past several years, we will start distribution to change of an era.

Castle mark of Inuyama Castle

Distribution start: May 1, 2019
Distribution place: Tourist information center (12-17, Kitakoken, Inuyama, Inuyama-shi) in front of the Inuyama Castle
Distribution time: 9:00-16:30
Distribution rate: 300 yen (per one piece)

Reiwa University restoration memory "extra edition Inuyama Castle castle mark" lottery sale

Reiwa University restoration memory "extra edition Inuyama Castle castle mark" that planned limited sale on March 1, 2020 put off sale under the influence of new coronavirus.

We have voice to "want you to sell simply because it is such a time" a lot from each places of the whole country and offer my gratitude. We draw lots and will sell to meet your voice. You have you read the following if you would like to purchase, and apply within reception desk period.

  • We decide elected candidate from person who had you apply with double postal card by lot. (not first-come-first-served basis)
  • Elected person bring election postcard to tourist information center in front of the Inuyama Castle by date.
  • The purchase place is only tourist information center in front of the Inuyama Castle. We mail and cannot cope.
  • The number of purchase should be the area one piece limit per person.
  • We should apply for one piece of limit per one piece of double postal card.
  • When there are several request for purchase and mentions with one piece of postcard, it becomes invalid.

Step 1 (application)

Reception desk period: From June 15, 2020 to July 31 (effective postmark)

You fill in the requirements on double postal card, and apply during reception desk period.

Step 2 (lottery result)

Shipment period: The middle of August, 2020 plan

I send lottery result to address with mention in double postal card (for reply).

Step 3 (the purchase)

The purchase period: Day - October 31, 2020 when election postcard arrived

The purchase price: 300 yen

The purchase place: Tourist information center (12-17, Kitakoken, Inuyama, Inuyama-shi, Aichi) in front of the Inuyama Castle

The purchase time: 9:00-16:30

You have you bring election hagagiogo, and please purchase at tourist information center in front of the Inuyama Castle. In the case of the purchase, election postcard collects. The number of purchase is one piece of limit because of one piece of successful postcard. When it is past the purchase period, please note that you cannot purchase even if you have successful postcard.

How to write double postal card (example)

Nobunaga Oda

Inuyama Castle was founded in 1537 by uncle, Nobuyasu of Nobunaga Oda. In child, shinsei of Nobuyasu, Inuyama Castle was snatched in 1565 by Nobunaga who is cousin, and Tsuneoki Ikeda who is foster siblings became the lord of a castle in vassals of Nobunaga.

Hideyoshi Toyotomi

"Fight of Komaki, Nagakute" began in 1584 between second son, Nobuo of Hideyoshi vs. Ieyasu Tokugawa and Nobunaga. The Inuyama lord of a castle at the time was vassal, chukawateinari of Nobuo, but it lasted, and vassal of Hideyoshi and Tsuneoki Ikeda that it was snatched the Kiso River after the death of Nobunaga during the Ise dispatch of troops because we were absent, and, as for the Inuyama Castle, it was in stronghold of the Hideyoshi forces.

Ieyasu Tokugawa

Inuyama Castle was forward base on the west military side (the Mitsunari Ishida forces), but, by battle of Sekigahara of 1600, we were captured in preliminary skirmish by the east military (the Ieyasu Tokugawa forces). After the battle of Sekigahara, we became follower of the Tokugawas.

Masanari Naruse

Aide, Masanari Naruse of Ieyasu received Inuyama Castle than general, Hidetada for two generations in 1617, and the Naruses acted as the lord of a castle from generation to generation. It has been known as castle owned by the only individual in Japan until we were transferred to the Naruses subject to repair because castle tower suffered damage by strong tail earthquake disaster of 1891 although it was owned the prefecture in the Meiji era and was not able to repair in the prefecture and transferred to Inuyama Castle white emperor library in 2004.

Inquiry (Inuyama Station tourist information center)

0568-61-6000