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Sankeien Gardens

58-1 Hommoku-Sannotani, Naka-ku, Yokohama 231-0824, Kanagawa Prefecture
+81 45-621-0634
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58-1 Hommoku-Sannotani, Naka-ku, Yokohama 231-0824, Kanagawa Prefecture
+81 45-621-0634
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Gosh this garden is beautiful. The inner garden especially felt like a peaceful, private sanctuary. It's incredible to think this space used to be private property with people living here. It's the kind of place I would go again and again if I find myself...More

Thank nadiahkimie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Feel this is a must for somebody from the West/US. The Sankei Memorial as part of the display assessable in English, you can use an app to download much of information. The Inner Garden has buildings from over the last several centuries reconstructed so you...More

Thank C S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to take our kimono wedding pictures in the Autumn because of the red leaves. When searching for the perfect place in Kanto area our photographer showed some pictures of this place during Autumn and we decided that would be the place! There were...More

Thank kahiromijp
Reviewed 2 December 2017

A beautiful place to relax and retreat after a day in the posh, bustling city that is Yokohama. It is a large expanse of old houses, temples, and lush greenery. What we enjoyed the most is a visit to an old farmhouse where Samurai used...More

Thank Loyva F
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Gardens are nice and large. Lots of historic buildings to view. We went at the end of the autumn leaves and it was still busy. The museum inside has some nice exhibits. The lake is large with lots of ducks and carp for kids to...More

1  Thank casualobserv
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

We arrived in the late hours of a grey afternoon and enjoyed quite a lot our quick tour of what Sankeien Gardens has to offer. Formerly the private property of a wealthy merchant, it boasts a central pond where fish and ducks alike scramble and...More

Thank Yanis J
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

...สวนขนาด 175,000 ตารางเมตร อันเป็นที่พำนักของคหบดีค้าผ้าไหม Tomitaro "Sankei"Hara ( 原富太郎 ) (1868-1939 ) เปิด ให้เข้าชมในปี 1906 ไม้นานาพันธุ์ถูกจัดตกแต่งอย่างงดงามในทุกฤดู งานภูมิทัศน์สวน (Landscape gardening) ถูกออกแบบอย่างลงตัวสะท้อนรสนิยมและวัฒนธรรมตะวันออกอันมีลักษณ์เฉพาะ นอกจากความงดงามของแมกไม้นานาพันธุ์ ยังอัดแน่นไปด้วยสิ่งปลูกสร้างโบราณ อันเปี่ยมไปด้วยคุณค่าทางประวัติศาสตร์ และเป็นสมบัติทางวัฒนธรรมที่สำคัญของประเทศ ถึง 17 หลัง. ...การเดินเที่ยวชมอาคารโบราณและสิ่งปลูกสร้างสำคัญทางประวัติศาสตร์มีผังแสดงชัดเจน โดยทั้ง 17 หลัง แบ่งตามตำแหน่งที่ตั้ง Inner Garden ประกอบด้วย. -Rinshunkaku -Hakuuntei -Old Tenzuiji Jutou Ooidou -Gekkaden -Kinmoukutsu -Tenjuin -Choushuukaku -Shunsouro -Rengein -Gomon Gate *ในส่วน Outer Garden...More

Thank Vichai_Family
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We went to yokohama and visited this garden.. its beautiful garden with history story... they also provide coin locker so we can walk around the garden more comfortable... its worth to visit when you go to Yokohama

Thank Vimala A
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Tranquil gardens full of historic Japanese buildings recreated in their natural settings. A delightful stroll on a warm day

Thank happytravelguru
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Going here is the best experience I had from my recent trip to Japan. The garden itself is serene with a lot of history in it. I appreciate very much that when you enter the garden, there are volunteer tour guides who are happy to...More

Thank karlj101010
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Chrissy D
21 April 2015|
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Response from aymats | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The entrance fee is 500JPY/person. If you're going to visit Sankeien from Osanbashi International Passenger terminal (search official website osanbashicom), the nearest railway station is JR line's Kannai (15min walk... More
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