Visit one of Tokyo’s oldest surviving landscape gardens set in the city center.
What will I learn in this class?
Next to the Tokyo Dome in the heart of the city sits Koishikawa Korakuen, a stunning traditional garden first established in 1629 by daimyo lords.
Participants will learn about the purpose and symbolism of the features of this Edo-era garden, as well as the social history of the time.
Afterwards, enjoy lunch at the nearby Canal Café and explore the historic, stone-paved alleys of Kagurazaka.
Who teaches this class?
Kazuko Morio is a member of the Garden Society of Japan and a licensed national guide-interpreter.
She lectures and provides walking tours to Japanese gardens.
Her clients include garden enthusiasts, international students and tour guides.