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Rikugien
Name:Rikugien 



 
Alternate Name:Iwasaki Residence 
Address:Hongo 
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City:Tky 
State:Tokyo-to 
Postal Code: 
Country:JAPAN 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=35.75; long=139.5
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Contruction Date:1702, throughout the 18th century 
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
Hours:9am - 4pm, daily; closed Mondays 
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Added to JGarden:1/1/1998 
Last Updated:8/26/2001 
JGarden Description:This garden is located an 8 minute walk from Komagome Station on the JR Yamanote-sen. In features an 9 hectare stroll garden that includes a koi pond and is known for its azalea. 




Since I have not climbed
The mountains of Yoshino,
I can do nothing
But listen to others talk
Of the cherry blossoms there.

  Ki no Tsurayuki (866-946)
  Kokin Wakashû
  trans. by Charles Terry (?)

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