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Kyu-Shiba-rikyu Gardens旧芝離宮恩賜庭園


These are daimyo (feudal lord) gardens in the style of the early Edo period located in Tokyo’s Minato City. They are circuit-style gardens built in the palace of Tadatomo Okubo, an official from the Edo period. Buildings and trees were damaged after the Great Kanto Earthquake in 1923, but the next year, in 1924, the garden was donated as part of a marriage celebration from the Imperial Prince to the City of Tokyo, then were restored and opened to the public in April of the same year. In 1979, Kyu-Shiba-rikyu Gardens were nominated as one of the countries’ Places of Scenic Beauty. They are a three-minute walk from Hamamatsucho Station.

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place Tokyo Minato-ku Kaigan 1
phone 0334344029



Tokyo Minato-ku Kaigan 1 [map]



9:00-17:00 (Admission until 16:30)
New Year's Holiday(12/29-1/1)
[Admission fee] General150yen, Over 6570yen, Elementary school age students and under and Junior High School StudentsFree in Tokyo
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