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Updated: April 26, 2019

The 36th Bunkyo Hydrangea Festival (Ajisai Matsuri) 第36回 文京あじさいまつり

5-31-26 Hakusan, Bunkyo City, Tokyo
Early June 2020 - Mid June 2020

Located in central Tokyo, Bunkyo City has a charming, old-fashioned atmosphere and is known for its rich nature and beautiful flowers. Visitors and residents can enjoy seasonal flowers throughout the year. Bunkyo holds five major flower festivals annually, beginning with the Plum Festival in February. In early summer, over 3,000 hydrangeas around Hakusan-jinja Shrine and Hakusan Park come into bloom, brightening up the city during Japan's rainy season. At Hakusan-jinja Shrine, the main site of the Hydrangea Festival, a number of street stands selling potted hydrangeas and other festive items line the path to the shrine.

Photo: Bunkyo City Tourism Association

Photo: Bunkyo City Tourism Association

How to Get There

  • Hakusan Station | Exit A3 | 3 min on foot
    Mita Line



Opening Hours

  • See official website/local tourist information office.
  • Varies by event.

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