Taimen Stones

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Taimen Stones (対面石) are located in Shimizu town, Shizuoka prefecture. After the battle of Fujigawa in 1180, Legend said, Kamakura Shogun Yoritomo and his brother meet here 1st time.

Tourist Info.
There is parking and restroom.

0. at Numazu Station.
1. Use local bus to Higashi Kisegawa.
2. Walk east.


周围的地图 Taimen Stones


In 1180, Minamoto no Yoritomo, the first Shogun of Kamakura, settled his headquarter at Yawata Shrine here. After the winning of the battle of Fujigawa, he and Yoshitsune, his younger brother met them each others first time at this place. Two stones were used for their chair. Also, Kaki tree that planted by Yoritomo at this moment is still here.