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Inokashira Onshi Park

[Seasonal Special!] [Nature] [Park] [Plum Blossom] [Cherry Blossom] [Colored Leaf]

[Seasonal] Cherry Blossoms Viewing
★★★★★★★★★☆ (9.0/10.0)

[Overall] Sightseeing
★★★★★★☆☆☆☆ (6.0/10.0)

○ Enjoyable
○ Beautiful
◎ Relaxing
○ Unique
○ Japanese

TRY JAPAN recommends ...

1: to see cherry blossoms (spring season only)
2: to see street performances (performance day only)
3: to ride on a boat at Inokashira pond

Park that is famous for cherry blossoms with Inokashira Pond

If you visit Inokashira Onshi Park, you can see about 460 cherry trees.

This park is famous for cherry blossoms. Its high season is in spring. You can view beautiful scenery of cherry blossoms around Inokashira Pond around from late March to early spring, while it changes according to weather conditions.

Also, you can see plum blossoms. Its high season is around from late winter to early spring.

There is a lot of nature in this park. It has Inokashira Pond in the eastern part and Tamagawa Josui Waterwork in the western part. It also has many miscellaneous trees in the central part.

As for Inokashira Pond, you can see the peaceful scenery of a lot of boats in this pond on sunny days. There are Nanai Bridge and Benten Bridge over this pond. It is the water source of Kanda River.

Ghibli Museum, Mitaka, and Inokashira Park Zoo are located in this park. There is also Sarasvati Hall called Benzaiten Hall around Inokashira Pond. Street Performance is occasionally held.

It opened in 1917. It is a large public park of Tokyo Metropolis at commercial area in Kichijoji, Musashino City, Tokyo, and partly, Shimorenjaku, Mitaka City, Tokyo. Its nearest station is Inokashira Koen station and so on.

Event Information

Finished Event Information

"The 26th Mitaka International Festival"
October 4, 2015 (Sunday)

"Festival for the forthcoming 100th anniversary of INOKASHIRA park"
from October 17, 2015 (Saturday) to October 18, 2015 (Sunday)

"Mitaka-no-Mori Festival 2015"
October 18, 2015 (Sunday)

"The 31st Kichijōji Music Festival 2016 Park Concert"
April 29, 2016 (Friday, National Holiday)

"Inokashira Pond after Kaibori Creatures EXPO 2016"
July 9, 2016 (Saturday)

"The 27th Mitaka International Festival"
September 25, 2016 (Sunday)

"Kichijoji Anime Wonderland 2016"
from October 8, 2016 (Saturday) to October 9, 2016 (Sunday)

"Mitaka-no-Mori Festival 2016"
October 16, 2016 (Sunday)

"Festival for the forthcoming 100th anniversary of INOKASHIRA park"
from October 22, 2016 (Saturday) to October 23, 2016 (Sunday)

"Furusato Denen Festival in Kichijoji 2016"
from October 29, 2016 (Saturday) to October 30, 2016 (Sunday)

"Inokashira Pond after Kaibori Creatures EXPO 2016 Winter"
December 3, 2016 (Saturday)

"The 32th Kichijōji Music Festival 2017 Park Concert"
May 3, 2017 (Wednesday, National Holiday)

"Inokashira Onshi Park 100 Years Old Anniversary Week"
from May 1, 2017 (Monday) to May 7, 2017 (Sunday)

"River Festa"
July 29, 2017 (Saturday)

"The 28th Mitaka International Festival"
September 24, 2017 (Sunday)

from October 7, 2017 (Saturday) to October 8, 2017 (Sunday)

"Kichijoji Anime Wonderland 2017"
from October 7, 2017 (Saturday) to October 8, 2017 (Sunday)

"Festival for the forthcoming 100th anniversary of INOKASHIRA park"
from October 21, 2017 (Saturday) to October 22, 2017 (Sunday)

"Furusato Denen Festival in Kichijoji 2017"
from November 3, 2017 (Friday, National Holiday) to November 4, 2017 (Saturday)

November 23, 2017 (Thursday, National Holiday)

"Finale Festival for the forthcoming 100th anniversary of INOKASHIRA park"
November 26, 2017 (Sunday)

"The 5th TOKYO WALK 2017"
December 2, 2017 (Saturday)

"Inokashira Kaibori Festival"
from January 13, 2018 (Saturday) to January 14, 2018 (Sunday)

"The 64th Bunkazai Boka Day (Cultural Property Fire Prevention Day) Fire Engine Practice"
January 26, 2018 (Friday)

"Tokyo 2020 Live Site in 2018"
from February 10, 2018 (Saturday) to February 12, 2018 (Monday, National Holiday)

"The 33th Kichijōji Music Festival 2018 Park Concert"
April 29, 2018 (Sunday, National Holiday)

May 2, 2018 (Wednesday)

"River Festa"
July 28, 2018 (Saturday)

"The 29th Mitaka International Festival"
September 23, 2018 (Sunday, National Holiday)

"Kichijoji Anime Wonderland 2018"
from October 6, 2018 (Saturday) to October 7, 2018 (Sunday)

"Mitaka-no-Mori Festival 2018"
October 21, 2018 (Sunday)

"Inokashira Thanks Festival 2018"
October 28, 2018 (Sunday)

"100 Years Genki! Shokusai Festa"
November 3, 2018 (Saturday, National Holiday)

April 28, 2019 (Sunday)

"The 34th Kichijōji Music Festival 2019 Park Concert"
April 29, 2019 (Monday, National Holiday)

"River Festa"
July 27, 2019 (Saturday)

"The 30th Mitaka International Festival"
September 22, 2019 (Sunday)

"Kichijoji Anime Wonderland 2019"
from October 12, 2019 (Saturday) to October 13, 2019 (Sunday) Cancelled

"Mitaka-no-Mori Festival 2019"
October 20, 2019 (Sunday)

"100 Years Genki! Shokusai Festa"
November 3, 2019 (Sunday, National Holiday)

"The 35th Kichijōji Music Festival 2020 Park Concert"
April 26, 2020 (Sunday)

May 2, 2020 (Saturday)

"Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Torch Relay"
August 23, 2021 (Monday)

Necessary Time
It is estimated that it is about 1.5 hours in a regular pace, about 1 hour in a fast pace and about 2 hours in a slow pace.

Opening Hour
This park opens all day.

Closed Day
There are no closed days.

Admissions Fee
It is free.

It takes about 10 minutes from Kichijoji Station. In case of Inokashira Line, it is possible to get off the train at Inokashira Koen Station. Also, it is possible to go through Kaze-no-Sanpo-Michi from Mitaka Station.

Nearest Railway Station
◎ Kichijoji Station (JR East: Sobu Line, Chuo Line, Chuo Main Line)
◎ Kichijoji Station (Keio: Inokashira Line)
◎ Inokashira Koen Station (Keio: Inokashira Line)
○ Mitaka Station (JR East: Sobu Line, Chuo Line, Chuo Main Line)

Fellow Travelers
◎ Alone
◎ With Friends
◎ With Significant Other
◎ With Family
◎ With Children

Name in English
Inokashira Onshi Park

Name in Roman Letters
Inokashira Onshi Koen
Inokashira Koen

Name in Japanese

〒1-18-31, Gotenyama, Musashino City, Tokyo, 180-0005, Japan

Telephone Number



Purpose: Cherry Blossom

Purpose: Colored Leaf

Purpose: Nature

Purpose: Park

Purpose: Plum Blossom

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