Quake-damaged Kumamoto Castle to take decades to restore

May 20, 2016

Quake-damaged Kumamoto Castle to take decades to restore

Artisans are determined to complete “at any cost” the restoration of Kumamoto Castle, which has been heavily damaged by a series of powerful earthquakes in Kumamoto Prefecture. Work to repair collapsed stone walls, the tenshukaku (castle keep), and other damaged properties is expected to ...