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Kyu-Iwasaki-tei Gardens旧岩崎邸庭園

Garden

This is a Tokyo Government-run park located in Taito City. Since the premises with its garden was the principal residence of the Iwasaki clan, who presided over the Mitsubishi zaibatsu, it has been designated as an Important Cultural Property of the country. There is a Japanese-style house based on the classical shoin style of architecture and a Western-style mansion featuring Jacobean motifs of 17th-century England. The impressive balance achieved in the juxtaposition of these two structures had a significant influence on Japanese architecture.

place

Tokyo Taitou-ku Ikenohata 1-3-45 (Ueno / Asakusa / RyogokuArea)

phone 0338238340
place

9:00-17:00 (Admission until 16:30)

Review of Kyu Iwasakitei Teien

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2019/09/04 Under Repair
The house is currently under repair with around 80% covered in scaffolding. I’m afraid you’ll get no pictures of the exterior of the house or hsve access onto the balconies. There is an entrance...
Reviewed:2018/05/03 Lovely little spot
Went here because I assumed it had some nice gardens which it turned out it didn’t.. however the buildings were really interesting to look around and totally random in the middle of Tokyo. Great...
Reviewed:2017/11/30 unusual and worthy checking out!
This is a rather unusual place... which likely is overlooked... industrialist from 1920th... decided to put some real estate on his property... so we have Swiss-style billiard room, western...

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Address
Tokyo Taitou-ku Ikenohata 1-3-45 [ map ]
Area
Ueno / Asakusa / RyogokuArea
Phone
0338238340
Hours
9:00-17:00 (Admission until 16:30)
Closed
12/29-1/1
Fees
[Admission fee] General400yen, Over 65200yen, Elementary school age students and under, and Junior High School students who live or study in Tokyo are free
Parking Lot
Not available
Credit Card
Not available
Smoking
Not available
Wi-Fi
Available(Tokyo FREE Wi-Fi)
English Menu
Available
Can be enjoyed even on a rainy day
Yes
Estimated stay time
30-60 minutes
Wheelchair accessible
Available
Infant friendly
Available

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

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