Meiji Jingu Gaien (Outer Garden)

Sporting a Variety of Athletic Facilities, its Ginkgo Avenue is Famous

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Garden

Meiji Jingu Gaien, the outer park of Meiji Shrine, was established in 1926. With Meiji Memorial Picture Gallery in its center, this park has all kinds of athletic facilities, including a baseball stadium. Enjoy every season to your heart’s content here.
For about 300 meters from Aoyama Dori to the Meiji Memorial Picture Gallery, there is a famous row of Gingko trees, called Ginkgo Avenue. When it turns to a golden tunnel of in the autumn, it is very beautiful.
What’s more, in spring about 400 cherry trees bloom with pride. It’s worth seeing them, especially in the environs of the picture gallery.
This park is also used as the home field of the Yakult Swallows baseball team.
In addition, with its all-season ice-skating rink, batting center and driving range, sports can easily be enjoyed year-round here.

Highlights

  • In autumn, the beauty of the famous Ginkgo Avenue matches that of the art in the Meiji Memorial Picture Gallery.
  • There are facilities for all kinds of sports here. .
  • Major seasonal events are held here, such as the summertime Jingu Gaien Fireworks Festival and the autumn Ginkgo Tree Festival.
  • Within the park grounds, there is Niko-Niko Park, equipped with a wide variety of play equipment (park admission is charged).

Photos

  • The famous Ginkgo Avenue

    The famous Ginkgo Avenue

  • Meiji Memorial Picture Gallery

    Meiji Memorial Picture Gallery

  • Watching pro baseball at Meiji Jingu Stadium

    Watching pro baseball at Meiji Jingu Stadium

  • The Japan National Stadium

    The Japan National Stadium

  • Ginkgo Avenue in early summer

    Ginkgo Avenue in early summer

  • The famous Ginkgo Avenue

    The famous Ginkgo Avenue

Reviews

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  • 王隆佑

    來很多次了 每次看到都給人有不一樣的感覺。

  • 林生翰

    11月中旬有個銀杏祭挺好玩的,只是銀杏的味道讓人不是很舒服。

  • HUANG CHIUYEN

    秋天賞銀杏這裡是最佳地點!

  • 蔣氏夫妻

    銀杏樹排列整齊,彷彿在列隊歡迎我們到來,夢幻般的外苑銀杏大道是東京賞銀杏勝地

  • Ctly

    賞銀杏的熱門黃金地點,整個變成行人專用徒步區,遊客可以安心的欣賞

  • 李郁杰

    東京秋天必去景點之一。
    銀杏林道的美麗黃葉是相當迷人的風景。

  • 廖美鳳

    從內苑走到外苑需要走一小段路,神宮外院的銀杏步道到了秋天猶如金黃色的隧道,外苑兩旁有種植380顆櫻花樹,一到花季也吸引了很多遊客來此賞花

  • carol

    參拜完明治神宮再繞到外苑欣賞兩旁的銀杏樹,金黃色的銀杏盛開滿滿的人潮眾多,景色相當漂亮壯觀

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Details

Name in Japanese
明治神宮外苑
Postal Code
160-0013
Address
1-1 Kasumigaoka-machi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Telephone
03-3401-0312
Admission
Free
Closed
No holidays
Hours
Open all day
Access
1) About 5 minutes on foot from Gaiemmae Station on the Tokyo Metro Ginza Line
2) About 5 minutes on foot from Shinanomachi Station on JR Musashino and Chuo Lines
Official Website
Official Website (English)