Feb 8, 2019

Plum Blossom Viewing at Sankeien

Come view the beautiful red and brilliant white blossoms! There are over 600 plum trees in Sankeien. Free hot tea “Mugiyu” will be offered at Hatsune-chaya (arbor) every day. *until 15:30

Date&Time: Feb. 9 (Sat) to March 3 (Sun); 9:00-16:30

Fee: Admission to Sankeien is 700 yen for adults and 200 yen for junior high school students and elementary school children

Location: Sankeien (take a bus from JR Negishi, Yokohama, or Sakuragi-cho Stn)

Other than Plum Blossom Viewing, you can also enjoy the following events during this early spring period.

<Bonsai Exhibition>

Featuring plum tree pots and other Bonsai

Date: Feb. 10 (Sun) to Feb. 17 (Sun)

<Trained Monkey Performance>

Come see a monkey do some tricks.

Date: Sat, Sun, and holidays between Feb. 9 (Sat) to March 2 (Sat); 10:00-15:30, Location: Chuo Hiroba (Central Square)


Come enjoy traditional Japanese festival music

Date: March 3 (Sun); 11:00-12:00 and 13:30-14:30, Location: Chuo Hiroba (Central Square)

To Apply: Please go directly to the location

Inquiries: (045) 621-0635 (Japanese)


Plum Blossom Viewing at Sankeien photo



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