Kyu-Shiba-Rikyu Garden is one of the oldest existing Daimyo (feudal lord) gardens dating back to the Edo era (1603 – 1868).
It is a Japanese-style garden with ancient rockwork and a pond that used to be connected to the Tokyo Bay.
It is a traditional Japanese garden of “a landscape style with artificial hills and fountains”.
The 43,000 square meters garden was constructed by Okubo Tadatomo in 1678, and it took 8 years to complete.
The garden has been open to the public since 1924.
- 9:00 – 17:00 (Admission until 16:30)
- December 29 – January 3
Access / Public Transport
- Short walk from JR Hamamatsucho Station
- 5 minutes walk from Daimon Station on the Toei Asakusa Line (A09) or Toei Oedo Line (E20)
Address / Location
Plan your trip to… https://t.co/lLBEek6U85
I was walking around in nice sunny day.
The garden was so… https://t.co/LjgxqAkgEz