The Imperial Palace East Gardens Area
Free Guided Walking Tours are held irregularly now. Please click here to check the latest tour schedule. Visitors who want to join the tours can come to each place directly without reservation.
The East Gardens are situated in the eastern area of the Imperial Palace where the innermost section of Edo Castle was located. There are a lot of historic relics that will give you a feel for the Edo period, and beautiful natural surroundings.
- Days and Starting times:
- Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday 1:00 p.m.
- Time required:
- About 2 hours
To participate in a tour, please come to the TOKYO SGG CLUB counter in JNTO TIC (Tourist Information Center), located on the first floor of Shin Tokyo Building, as indicated on the map. Please arrive 10 minutes before either scheduled starting time.
- The number of participants may be limited on a first-come-first-served basis.
- The tour may be cancelled without prior notice.
- TOKYO SGG CLUB conducts FREE guided tours of the Imperial Palace East Gardens and its neighborhood under the leadership and sponsorship of JNTO (Japan National Tourism Organizations).