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Sendai Castle (Aoba Castle), Sendai
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Visit the historic site of Sendai Castle (Aoba Castle), an Edo-period structure destroyed in World War II. Demolished during the 1945 bombing of Sendai by the United States, only the ruins of moss-covered stone walls remain on site. Visit the castle museum to see a model of what the building used to look like, inspect a reconstructed guard tower, and admire relics from the castle’s past. From the hilltop on which it stands, the castle and its grounds offer panoramic views of Sendai. Sendai Castle (Aoba Castle) is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our world travel planner, Sendai Edition.
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  • One of the must-go tourist spot is to visit this 'castle', you maybe disappointed that no real 'castle' was sitting there. But you can still be able to see the famous samurai hero statue there. From t...  more »
  • You can see the castle's virtual real castles, Castle ruins, but if you have a Smartphone WiFi radio has been put out. Sendai city's beautiful landscape is not virtual.
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  • Now see the foundations. It is very interesting to visit to learn the history of Sendai. The view of the city from Aoba Castle is excellent. Don't expect a 16TH-century castle, they shot down in World War II. I recommend the visit.
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