Showa Kinen Park
Showa Kinen Park, in the city of Tachikawa, Tokyo, opened in 1983 in celebration of the 50th anniversary of Emperor Showa’s reign. The park is 180 hectares in area, and inside are gardens, a restaurant, a barbecue space, children’s area and more. In the spring, the flower festival is held annually. During the event, cherry blossoms, tulips and more decorate the park grounds with its vibrant blossoms. The fireworks festival in the summer is also a popular event. To get around the spacious park, renting a bike is recommended. The paths of the park are cyclist-friendly.
3173 Midori-machi, Tachikawa-shi, Tokyo
Mar. 1 to Oct. 31: 9:30a.m. - 5:00p.m. - Jul. 16 to the third Sunday in Aug.: open until 7:00p.m. - third Sunday in Aug. to Sep. 4: open until 6:30p.m. Nov. 1 to end of Feb.: 9:30a.m. - 4:30p.m. Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays in Apr. 1 to Sep. 20: 9:30a.m. - 6:00p.m. (excluding summer opening hours)
Year-end holidays (Dec. 31 - Jan. 1), fourth Monday in February and the following day and Mondays (following weekday if Monday is a public holiday)
大人（15歳以上）：450円 小人（小・中学生）：無料 シルバー（65歳以上）：210円 Adults (15 years and above): ¥450 Children (elementary and junior high school students): free 65 years and above: ¥210
FromNishi-Tachikawa Station (JR Ome Line)
about a 2-minute walk