Kairakuen Garden

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The garden
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The Kairakuen was built relatively recently, in 1841, by the local prince Tokugawa Nariaki. In contrast to the two other great landscape gardens of Japan, Kenrokuen and Korakuen, Kairakuen was not only for the pleasure of the ruling prince, but was also for open to the public, Kairakuen means "Park to Enjoy Together" ".

Overview

Address

1 Chome Tokiwacho, Mito, Ibaraki 310-0033 (Map) (Directions)

Hours

7:00 - 18:00 Closed now

Opening Hours

Monday 7:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 7:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 7:00 - 18:00
Thursday 7:00 - 18:00
Friday 7:00 - 18:00
Saturday 7:00 - 18:00
Sunday 7:00 - 18:00
Holidays 7:00 - 18:00

Phone Number

029-244-5454

Website

city.mito.lg.jp

Upcoming Events

1 upcoming event
Mito's Plum Blossom Festival

Mito's Plum Blossom Festival

Mid Feb - Late Mar

Every year during the second last week of February, Mito’s Kairakuen plays host to the Mito Plum Festival. Thanks to its long ..

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