It appears between clam moat and Niju-bashi Bridge moat of inner moat and is Dobashi knowing Imperial Palace (former Edo west area of a castle circle) from Kokyogaien. There is Imperial Household Agency near the inside the gate. It is said that Sakashita-mon Gate was made just after Edo west area of a castle circle building. The west Marudai depths are near and were used as the side gate of the west circle, but are used now as doorway of Imperial Household Agency. "Incident that rochuyasufujitaiumashu was attacked out of this gate in (1862) January in 1862 by Mito masterless samurai out of Sakashita-mon Gate" is famous.
INFORMATION basics information
- Address Kokyogaien - Imperial Palace
- From Access Otemachi Station Exit D2 a 3-minute walk
From Niju-bashi Bridge Station Exit 6 a 3-minute walk