Statue of Takeda located in JR Kofu Station South Exit is one of the sightseeing spots of Kofu City.
Takeda Shingen is a popular as the strongest warrior. He was a brave strong warlord, but also had an excellent talent of politics.
This statue of Takeda Shingen is his image at “The Battle of Kawanakajima”, holding a tactics fan on his right hand and prayer beads in his left hand, and sitting on the seat firmly.
The statue well imitates his dignified looks who managed Koshu Corps in Sengoku era and looks like he keeping his eye on the citizens and welcoming tourists.
It is a popular spot for a memorial photo, please come and see it when you visit Kofu City.