Hinamatsuri (Girl’s doll festival) Exhibition
6,800 handmade hanging silk dolls will gorgeously color in the hall
The annual event “Hinamatsuri (Girl’s doll festival) Exhibition” will be held from February 1st to March 29th, 2018 at the Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo.
“Hinamatsuri” is an event that families pray for the health and growth of their daughters.
The main lobby, and other locations in the hall, will showcase 6,800 handmade hanging silk dolls which are said to trap evil spirits and bring girls good luck. The central set of dolls represents figures from the Japanese court of the Heian period (794-1185), including the Emperor and Empress, ladies in waiting, and musicians.
Also, this year, attention will be focused on Japanese incense culture, tools of incense will be exhibited, as well as exhibitions of calligraphy such as “Waka” written on the theme of incense will be held.
|Event Name||Hinamatsuri (Girl’s doll festival) Exhibition|
|Venue||Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo
(Main Lobby and Art Lobby, 3rd Floor)
|Dates||February 1, 2018 – March 29, 2018|
|Address||2-2-1 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-Ku, Tokyo|