Kyoto Imperial Palace Park and Garden

Kyoto Imperial Palace Park is a large public park in central Kyoto that is known for its plum blossoms, cherry blossoms and its autumn leaves. As its name suggests, the park surrounds a palace called the Kyoto Imperial Palace.

Kyoto imperial palace park and garden

In this park there is also the Japanese Palace Garden known as "Sento”The garden has a lake with 2 tea houses that was built for the emperor Go-Mizunoo in 1630. In this garden there used to be a palace that was set on fire in 1854 and was never built again.

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Kyoto imperial palace park and garden

Kyoto's Imperial Palace was the home of the Emperor in the Edo era when Kyoto was the capital of Japan. The park surrounding the palace was designed by skilled landscape artists, resulting in something beautiful and trees with different characteristics. The park also has several small shrines and gates Torii.

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Kyoto imperial palace park and garden

The Imperial Palace Park together with the Garden and the Palace are close to Kyoto, Imadegawa, Jingu-Marutamachi and Marutamachi train station.

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