Things to do / Traditional festivals

Tokyo: Bunkyo Ajisai Matsuri

Ajisai (hydrangea) Flower Festival. About 3,000 hydrangeas roots are usually in full bloom in early June. Various events are scheduled on Saturdays and Sundays during the festival period.

Schedule & key events:
Events are still to be arranged, as of May.25

Location: Hakusan-jinja Shrine, Hakusan Park, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo

(1) Toei Mita Subway Line to Hakusan Station (I13) (Exit A3), and then walk 3 min. (2) Tokyo Metro Namboku Line to Hon-Komagome Sta (N13) (Exit 1), and then walk 5 min.

Festival information compiled in cooperation with the Tourist Information Center of the Japan National Tourist Organization. (Shin-Tokyo Bldg. 1F, 3-3-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; (03) 3201-3331). Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.