From Friday, November 1, 2019 to 15th Friday
During public period, it is opened without taking a rest on Monday especially as opening of the park period.

Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden Chrysanthemum flower footpace exhibition

"Chrysanthemum flower footpace exhibition" is now being held in period, Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden of ... Friday, November 15.

As new approach, we hold light up of Chrysanthemum flower estrade this year during Wednesday for from Friday, November 8 to 13th!

Furthermore, we match with conduct of lighting up on Sunday on Saturday, the same month 9 and 10th, and concert by professional shakuhachi player is planned.

Please appreciate the world of the tradition beauty full of flavor of Japan. 

... which inherits Chrysanthemum flower estrade - tradition related to the Imperial Family of Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden

It is said to be the beginning in the Heian era from the end of the Nara era that chrysanthemum of gardening kind was brought over in Japan.

We accomplished Muromachi, the Edo era and the development, and chrysanthemum was fixed for crest of the Imperial Family afterwards in (1868) in 1868.


(1878), the Imperial Household Ministry held the first "Chrysanthemum flower visit" to appreciate chrysanthemum led by the Imperial Family at the temporary Imperial Palace of Akasaka in 1878.

Chrysanthemum for display was cultivated at first in Akasaka imperial villa, but cultivation of chrysanthemum began in (1904) in Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden in 1904.

And chrysanthemum-viewing society came to be held in Imperial Garden from (1929) in 1929, too.


Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden came to be known for time when scale, technique, design of display of chrysanthemum-viewing society were enriched most by these abroad widely as palace garden over the Showa era from the Taisho era.

Chrysanthemum flower footpace exhibition

We establish building called customs shed (uwaya) in Japanese garden and, in chrysanthemums full of characteristics, decorate original style in basic tone.

We can appreciate customs shed flower bed of seven that were installed to harmonize with garden and two bare ground flower beds most beautifully when we make an excursion along directions in Japanese garden.

Edo chrysanthemum

Large chrysanthemum

Pub. Date

From Friday, November 1 to Friday, November 15

During period, it is opened without taking a rest on Monday especially as opening of the park period. 

Public time


Admission charges


Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden Japanese garden

〒160-0014 11, Naitoumachi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo


Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden Service Center
TEL 03-3350-0151

For more information: → Official site

Allied event

[Chrysanthemum flower estrade commentary exhibition]

During Chrysanthemum flower footpace exhibition period, we perform "Chrysanthemum flower estrade commentary exhibition" to introduce charm of Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden Chrysanthemum flower footpace exhibition to clearly in the information center.

[Venue] The first floor of the information center art gallery

Admission: Free (there is information center outside of Kadonyuu, Shinjuku place gate.)

[we light up Chrysanthemum flower footpace]
In addition to light up of seven customs shed flower beds, we perform writing of the whole Japanese garden becoming stage of Chrysanthemum flower footpace exhibition.
Please appreciate fantastic scenery that lighted up Chrysanthemum flower footpace inheriting tradition related to the Imperial Family by gentle light.

[Date and Time] From Friday, November 8 to Wednesday, November 13 17:30-19:30 (as for the admission until 19:00)

[Venue] The whole Japanese garden in Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden (we include seven customs shed flower beds)

   *After having been closed once, we open a gate for light up again at the Shinjuku gate.

Admission charges: General - 500 yen, 65 years or older and student - 250 yen small, junior high student - free of charge

   *On the day we can enter a kindergarten by the presentation of admission ticket of issuance again.


・When taiemmon is only the Shinjuku gate the admission gate, it becomes.

・We cannot enter any place other than the light up conduct area (Shinjuku gate - Japanese garden area).

*Area of lighting up is this place.

[shakuhachi concert by Mr. Mt. Ren Kudo]

We plan concert by Mr. Ren Kudo mountain which is professional shakuhachi player on Sunday on Saturday and 10th on 9th during light up period.

[Date and Time] Saturday, November 9, 10th Sunday 18:00-19:00

[Venue] Around pond on Japanese garden in Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden

   *We are going to carry out in case of rain in kyugo*tei (daiwankaku).

Others It is this about profile of Mr. Mt. Ren Kudo


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