Bunkyo Azalea Festival

Things to do Nezu Shrine , Nezu Saturday April 6 2019 - Monday May 6 2019
Nezu azalea

For 11 months of every year, Nezu Shrine doesn't attract all that much attention from the outside world. Then spring rolls around, and its remarkable crop of azaleas burst into bloom. The shrine precincts are home to some 3,000 azalea plants – roughly 100 varieties in total, including rare breeds such as the black karafune flower – and has to find space for at least as many flower aficionados during the month-long Bunkyo Tsutsuji Matsuri. Expect it to get busiest during Golden Week, when there'll be performances and a range of other activities, although there are stalls with antiques and more all throughout the festival.

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Venue name: Nezu Shrine
Contact:
Address: 1-28-9 Nezu, Bunkyo-ku
Tokyo

Transport: Nezu Station or Sendagi Station (Chiyoda line), Todaimae Station (Namboku line)
Event website: http://www.nedujinja.or.jp/tutuji/t.html
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    • Nezu Shrine ¥200, free for primary school students and younger children

      9am-6pm (last entry 5.30pm)

    • Nezu Shrine ¥200, free for primary school students and younger children

      9am-6pm (last entry 5.30pm)

    • Nezu Shrine ¥200, free for primary school students and younger children

      9am-6pm (last entry 5.30pm)

    • Nezu Shrine ¥200, free for primary school students and younger children

      9am-6pm (last entry 5.30pm)

    • Nezu Shrine ¥200, free for primary school students and younger children

      9am-6pm (last entry 5.30pm)

    • Nezu Shrine ¥200, free for primary school students and younger children

      9am-6pm (last entry 5.30pm)

    • Nezu Shrine ¥200, free for primary school students and younger children

      9am-6pm (last entry 5.30pm)

    • Nezu Shrine ¥200, free for primary school students and younger children

      9am-6pm (last entry 5.30pm)

    • Nezu Shrine ¥200, free for primary school students and younger children

      9am-6pm (last entry 5.30pm)

    • Nezu Shrine ¥200, free for primary school students and younger children

      9am-6pm (last entry 5.30pm)

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