Genjiyama was the place where HachimantaroYoshiie who is the legendary hero also known as original samurai in Japanese history launched on an enterprise to warship for Northern Japan.
For the 800 anniversary of Kamakura Government, the city build Minamoto no Yoritomo (源頼朝) stature (2m high).
Genjiyama park is also one of the best Hanami spot in Japan. In the spring, you can enjoy Sakura, and it has also great autumn fall. On June, you can also enjoy Ajisai.