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Updated: October 1, 2019

Inokashira Park Zoo 東京都井の頭自然文化園

1-17-6 Gotenyama, Musashino City, Tokyo

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A quaint park zoo with plenty to explore

Located in Kichijoji's Inokashira Park, Inokashira Park Zoo is a popular, family focused park filled with an eclectic collection of animals. The zoo is separated into two individual parks, the Main Park and the Aquatic Life Park—home to a number of water-loving birds.

Take a couple of hours to spend time with the zoo's residents, including the raccoon-like tanuki, adorable fennec foxes, and the regal red-crowned crane. If you have more time, explore the park's on-site botanical garden, amusement park, the Seibo Kitamura Museum (named after and dedicated to a Japanese sculptor), and a library that was once owned by Japanese poet Ujo Noguchi.

How to Get There

  • Kichijoji StationJR Chuo LineJR Sobu LineInokashira LinePark Exit10 min on foot


Opening Hours

  • 9:30-17:00

  • Closing days: MondaysIf a scheduled closing falls on a public holiday, the facility will remain open on the holiday and close the next day.


General admission: 400 yen


Facility Info

  • RestroomsDining facilitiesWiFi
  • JapaneseEnglish
  • Multi-purpose toiletOstomate restroomsDiaper changing facilitiesWheelchair loanBreast feeding roomAccessible communication formats

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

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