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Updated: October 1, 2019

Kiyosumi Gardens 清澄庭園

3-3-9 Kiyosumi, Koto City, Tokyo

Stone-hopping, bird watching and flower viewing

Kiyosumi Gardens is a fine example of a Japanese strolling-style landscape garden, home to several bird species, fish and turtles, as well as Japanese black pines and seasonal flowers, centered around a large pond. The garden is 10 minutes from Tokyo Station and 25 minutes from Shinjuku Nishiguchi Station on the Hanzomon and Oedo Lines. The nearest station to Kiyosumi-Shirakawa is just minutes away on foot.

Tips

  • Walking across the stepping-stone paths to see the fish and turtles
  • The azaleas covering the hill at the south end of the garden in May

The most famous aspect of the garden, completed during the Meiji era (1868-1912), are the many valuable landscape stones placed throughout the grounds, some of them acquired from across Japan. Hovering over the pond is a ryotei, a gathering place, which resembles a teahouse and adds to the traditional feel of the garden.

A short walk from Kiyosumi Gardens is the Fukagawa Edo Museum, worth stopping by while you're in the area.

How to Get There

  • Kiyosumi-shirakawa StationOedo LineHanzomon LineExit A33 min on foot

Contact

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Opening Hours

  • 9:00-17:00
    MondaysTuesdaysWednesdaysThursdaysFridaysSaturdaysSundays

    *Changes depending on the season and/or time period

Price

General admission: 150 yen

Facility Info

  • Restrooms
  • Wheelchair rampMulti-purpose toiletDiaper changing facilitiesWheelchair loanWheelchair accessible guest rooms

For updated information on opening hours, closings, prices, and more, please check the official website or ask the facility directly.

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