Next to the Tokyo Dome sits Koishikawa-Korakuen, one of Tokyo’s oldest surviving landscape gardens created by feudal era daimyo lords.
What will I learn in this class?
Participants will learn about the purpose and symbolism of the features in the daimyo garden, as well as the social history of the time. Afterwards, enjoy lunch at Canal Café and explore the historic, stone-paved alleys in Kagurazaka.
Who teaches this class?
Kazuko Morio is a member of the Garden Society of Japan and a licensed national guide-interpreter. She lectures and provides walking tours to Japanese gardens. Her clients include garden enthusiasts, international students and tour guides.