Castle Type: Hilltop
Built in: Kamakura Period
Originally, Shiraishi Castle was built in Kamakura Period by Shiraishi Clan. After the battle of Sekigahara, Date Masamune give this caslte to Katakura Kojuro. This was one of few brunch castles which had not destroyed by the order of "One Country has only One Caslte" in 1615.
During the Meiji Restoration, Oouetsu Union against new government was established in this castle.
Current Castle was reconstructed in 1995. It has Tenshu, Stone walls, the gate and storage.