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Tetsugakudo Park (哲学堂公園)

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Park / Green Space

"A municipal park established in the Matsugaoka area to the north of Nakano Ward in 1904. Called the ""Philosophy Theme Park,"" the roughly 56,000 square meter grounds have pathways, stone structures, and unique buildings that are all related to philosophy. Enjoy a leisurely walk while getting a peak into the world of founder Enryu Inoue. Also known as Professor Yokai Japanese ghost, he founded today's Toyo University. There are 100 cherry, plum, and other flowering trees on site, making it the ward's leading spot for blossom viewing."

place

Tokyo Nakano-ku Matsugaoka 1-34-28 (Kichijoji / Shimokitazawa / NakanoArea)

phone 0339512515
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[3-6/Sep.] 8:00-18:00 (Last entry 17:30)
[July--Aug.] 7:00-18:00 (Last entry 17:30)
[Oct.--Nov.] 8 :00-17:00 (Last entry 16:30)
[Dec.--Feb.] 9:00-17:00 (Last entry 16:30)

Review of Tetsugakudo Park

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2018/05/15 The locals congregate here at Cherry Blossom time for Hanami
Its nice year round. Nice waking trails along the river. Japanese garden features. Statues of world religious leaders.
Reviewed:2017/09/15 Perfect place for a quiet Picnic and excellent Sakura viewing in Spring
The Tetsugaku-dō Park in Nakano is flanked by the Myōshōji River and is a good place to relax and take in nature. This park is a perfect spot for cherry blossoms (sakura) viewing during spring time...
Reviewed:2015/04/24 cute japanese park
It was a lovely sunny day, and we enjoyed the view we had. We went there, because we stayed in a nearby airbnb place. It is not a touristy place, there were only japanese people and mainly old men...

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Address
Tokyo Nakano-ku Matsugaoka 1-34-28 [map]
Area
Kichijoji / Shimokitazawa / NakanoArea
Phone
0339512515
Hours
[3-6/Sep.] 8:00-18:00 (Last entry 17:30)
[July--Aug.] 7:00-18:00 (Last entry 17:30)
[Oct.--Nov.] 8 :00-17:00 (Last entry 16:30)
[Dec.--Feb.] 9:00-17:00 (Last entry 16:30)
Closed
12/29-1/3
[Parking lot] Saturday Sunday Public holiday
Fees
Free
Parking Lot
Available 12spaces
* The number of spaces is limited, so please use public transportation as much as possible.
Credit Card
Not available
Smoking
Others (Available only in smoking areas)
Wi-Fi
Not available
Estimated stay time
30-60 minutes
Wheelchair accessible
Yes (no elevator in the management office)
Infant friendly
Available

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

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