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≪Autumn Foliage Spots≫ Mukojima-Hyakkaen Gardens

≪Famous Autumn Foliage Spots≫ Mukojima-Hyakkaen Gardens

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Enjoy the autumn plant along with the autumn foliage

During the period from 1804 to 1830 when the cultural aspects of townspeople of Edo began to thrive, Sahara Kiku-u, a wealthy dealer in antiques, established a garden for enjoying flowers in bloom with the help of other aficionados of the arts. One theory has it that the name “Hyakkaen” was chosen to mean “a garden with a hundred flowers that bloom throughout the four seasons.”

≪Famous Autumn Foliage Spots≫ Mukojima-Hyakkaen Gardens

Photo/Kushibiki Norihisa ©Tokyo Metropolitan Park Association

As folksy a literati hobby rich garden that was built in the hands of first-class cultural people of the time, it is different beauty from the Daimyo Garden such as Koishikawa Korakuen Gardens and Rikugien Gardens.

≪Famous Autumn Foliage Spots≫ Mukojima-Hyakkaen Gardens

Photo/Kushibiki Norihisa ©Tokyo Metropolitan Park Association

Autumn foliage of the plum that is representative of the Hyakkaen Gardens start to turn red around mid-November, as autumn deepens, such as wax tree, cherry tree, ginkgo and maple will be along with a color to the view. In addition, you can enjoy the autumn flowers along with the autumn foliage, such as chrysanthemums and sasanqua.

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Event Name ≪Autumn Foliage Spots≫ Mukojima-Hyakkaen Gardens
Venue Mukojima-Hyakkaen Gardens
Dates Around mid-November – Around early December ※Average year
Open Hours 9:00-17:00
※Last admission until 16:30
Admission General: ¥150
65 and over: ¥70
※No charge for primary school children or younger, and junior high school students living or attending school in Tokyo
Free Wi-Fi Service Center (Admission ticket counter)
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Address 3-18-3 Higashi-Mukojima, Sumida-ku
Contact 03-3611-8705
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