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Updated: January 17, 2023

Special Night Viewing of the Autumn Leaves at Rikugien Gardens 庭紅葉六義園 夜間特別鑑賞

Rikugien Garden, 6-16-3 Honkomagome, Bunkyo City, Tokyo
Late November 2023 - Early December 2023

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Rikugien Gardens is one of the best places in Tokyo to see beautiful autumn leaves. Normally, the gardens are closed to the public in the evenings, but these special night viewings give visitors a rare chance to see a different side of Rikugien. Take in the leaves and illuminations after dark, along with projections on the wall of the storehouse—a new addition for this year.
The mixture of lighter leaves along with darker shades of gold and red reflected on the surface of the pond is stunning. Add some magic and color to the long autumn evenings with a visit to the gardens.


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Opening Hours

  • 18:00-20:30 (Last admission 20:00)
    Note: The gardens will close temporarily at 17:00 and reopen at from 18:00 for the night viewings.
    For start and finish times, visit the official website.


1,000 yen Note: Tickets are sold online in advance.

Facility Info

  • Japanese | English | Chinese (simplified) | Chinese (traditional) | Korean | Spanish | French |
  • Baby changing facilities | Wheelchair loan | Breast feeding room |

Please check the official event website for the latest updates on opening dates and times, prices, and other information.