Built in: Sengoku period by Kashima Mikitane.
It was the capital of Sakura. Sakura sent many Tokugawa government officers. Hotta clan became the lord of Sakura earlier and later. Later Hotta clan ruled Sakura for 160 years.
The castle has no stone. It Inba pond as the outer moat. Also, they have no Tenshukaku, but it has three stories keep instead of Tenshu-kaku.
Currently, Honmaru the main bailey and other baileys are became play ground. In April, because there are many Cherry blossom, it becomes one of the popular Hanami spots in Sakura.
The History museum is also located in this castle.