We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Iwate Park (Koen)

Open Now: 00:00 - 23:59
Open today: 00:00 - 23:59
Share
Review Highlights
Good for family and couples

Another nice venue to have a romantic stroll or family outing. Peaceful and well maintained with... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
SVRBlackBookAsia
via mobile
When the sakura are in bloom it is a glorious sight.

With lots of open space for strolling, the park, encompassing the Morioka Castle Ruins, offers... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
hfot2
,
Vermont
Read all 196 reviews
282
All photos (282)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good50%
  • Average29%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
5 Apr 2018
“Good for family and couples ”
14 Feb 2018
“When the sakura are in bloom it is a glorious sight.”
About
Open Now
Hours Today: 00:00 - 23:59
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Nov
-2°
Dec
-5°
Jan
Contact
1-37 Uchimaru, Morioka 020-0023, Iwate Prefecture
Website
Reviews (196)
Filter reviews
12 results
Traveller rating
5
5
2
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
5
5
2
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 12 reviews
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

ステキな所です。盛岡駅前からでんでんむしバスで10分ぐらいかかった (100¥/チケート)。機会があれば、ぜひ行って見て下さい。😊 A wonderful place for a sunny day. There is also a Japanese temple (jinjya) which I’m so lucky when I was there they had a kind of ceremony, so interesting I even bought a lucky charm myself (kinda expensive, around 10$ each). But...More

Thank PhungKim94
Reviewed 20 May 2018

I went to many sakura spots this year, but Iwate Park was my favorite. Granted, this may have been partly because it happened to be the best weather on the day I went to Iwate Park. Unlike sakura tunnels that require kilometers of walking to...More

Thank superpandaa
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Another nice venue to have a romantic stroll or family outing. Peaceful and well maintained with ample toilets around

Thank SVRBlackBookAsia
Reviewed 15 February 2018

With lots of open space for strolling, the park, encompassing the Morioka Castle Ruins, offers plenty of opportunities for relaxing. While we walked along one of the outer roadways, we came upon a kura that was free and open to the public. No one else...More

Thank hfot2
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We had a bit time waiting for the hotel shuttle and we decided to visit Iwate Park. It is just normal, average park. It was nice to see autumn colors in there, but the same we could see in many other parks...

Thank mklosek
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Finally jagged Sakura in absolute full bloom. So the whole park was a delight in late April. Not a lot of historic elements, but is a good place to stroll

Thank Tony J
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Within this park is the historical Morioka Castle Ruins. This is a beautifully maintained park that contains numerous and interesting artifacts, including the totem pole that bridges Morioka with Canada, various statues, traditional Japanese garden bridges, and the ruins of the castle. This is a...More

Thank rogermann64
Reviewed 8 May 2016

We came at the height of the cherry blossom and the park was full but still very enjoyable. There are many monuments and statues for those of historical importance to this area and great views over the city.

Thank KLsWanderlust
Reviewed 4 December 2014

We stay at morioka during 2-3 november 2014 .we catched the bus couterclockwise to morioka park ,intend to see the autumn color and castle ruins.And it's not disappoint me to go there, it's very beautiful place .trees chang color leaves to red,yellow ,orange and the...More

4  Thank evenoi
Reviewed 3 July 2014

We discovered this park while just strolling around Morioka and it's a little gem as a place to grab some solitude, see a few ducks and some lovely specimen trees.

Thank J-J2030
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 47 nearby hotels
Hotel Royal Morioka
57 reviews
.32 km away
Hotel Bright Inn Morioka
39 reviews
.37 km away
Hotel New Carina
69 reviews
.41 km away
Morioka Grand Hotel Annex
48 reviews
.41 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2 115 nearby restaurants
Agartha
.09 km away
Pas Mal
.09 km away
Unagi Zen
1 review
.10 km away
Bewithu
.10 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 187 nearby attractions
Rock-breaking Cherry Tree
215 reviews
.40 km away
Morioka Castle Ruins
133 reviews
.05 km away
Sakurayama Shrine
78 reviews
.20 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Iwate Park (Koen) staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines