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Nakayama is in between Narita And Haneda International Airport

中山・下総・散歩道

a walk on Dokan Ota 江戸城築城で有名な太田道灌ゆかりの散歩道

A Walk on Some Spots Related to Dokan Ota

the remain of Konodaijo Castlethe five story pagoda of Hokekyoji Temple
Mamasan Guhoji Temple in fallthe approach road of Katsushika Hachimangu
In this page, a course of a walk on some noted spots related to Dokan Ota, a famous samurai daimyo in Muromachi period who first built up Edojo Castle in Edo would be introduced. Although Edo was in Musashi province, Dokan Ota actively worked in Katsushika county Shimousa province where was very next to it.
The famous spot for viewing Sakura, Satomi Park is opened on the remains of Konodaijo Castle that Dokan Ota built. Konodai Tenmangu Shrine that is next to Satomi Park is also built by Dokan. Henrantei, a tea room named by Mito Mitsukuni in Mamasan Guhoji Temple, had been burnt out was built by Dokan's donation. Dokan built the main hall of Shirahata Tenjinsha Shrine loved by Rohan Koda and Kafu Nagai and rebuilt the main hall of Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine called Yawata no Hachimansama in a friendly manner. Moreover, his descendants deeply believed in Nakayama Hokekyoji Temple preserving national tresures and national important cultural properties in it and its branch temple, Onjuin Temple was believed by not only Ota, but also Maeda and Tokugawa family stands in the site.
Why don't you walk on these spots related to Dokan Ota and his family?

The Noted Spots Related to Dokan Ota and his family