Koganei Park都立小金井公園

Koganei Park debuted in 1954, however, even some residents in Tokyo have no idea of the place. Therefore, the park boasts more cherry blossom trees and less viewers. Featuring 1,700 sakura trees and 50 kinds, the spacious and secluded park is designated as one of 100 most famous cherry-blossom-viewing spots in Japan.


Admission: free of charge

Number of sakura trees: 1,700

The age of trees: some are over 100 years

Variety: Yaezakura, Kanhizakura, Yamazakura and Somei Yoshino

2019/2020 Cherry Blossom Viewing Dates at Koganei Park

Cherry blossom viewing period: late March to late April

Best time to view in 2019: early to mid April

Best time to view in 2020 (estimated): early to mid April

Light-up:

Cherry blossom festival in 2019: March 30 to May 31

How to visit

Access: Take Seibu bus about 10 minutes from JR Musashi-Koganei Station "Koganei Park west exit”; Take Seibu bus about 10 minutes from JR Higashi-Koganei Station
Address: 1 Chome-13-1 Sekinocho, Koganei, Tokyo
Japanese address: 東京都小金井市関野町1-13-1

Cherry blossoms Viewing Guide