The castle is an excellent example of social control, features a orchard, consists of concentric two rings of fortifications. The Tokugawa Shogunate used Edo as the capital city. The palace became imperial property, was donated to the city of Kyoto in 1939. The decoration includes lavish quantities of gold leaf. Honmaru Palace has a surface area of square 1600 meters, was to similar Ninomaru Palace. The Ninomaru garden was designed by the landscape architect.
Excellent example of social control