Ueno Park

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Ueno Park
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The Ueno Park (Ueno Koen) in the Taito district of Tokyo is a public park and with more than 10 million visitors annually the most popular city park in Japan. It includes the area of ​​the Kaneiji Temple, which was built there to symbolically protect Edo Castle, which is in the Boshin Civil war in 1868 was largely destroyed.



Ueno-koen, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 110-0007 (Map) (Directions)


5:00 - 23:00 Open Now

Opening Hours

Monday 5:00 - 23:00
Tuesday 5:00 - 23:00
Wednesday 5:00 - 23:00
Thursday 5:00 - 23:00
Friday 5:00 - 23:00
Saturday 5:00 - 23:00
Sunday 5:00 - 23:00
Holidays 5:00 - 23:00

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General Amenities

  • Baby-friendly


  • Barrier-free access


A 2-minute walk from Ueno Station on the Ginza, Hibiya or JR Yamanote lines.

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