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What is Hanayashiki?
Hanayashiki is an amusement park in Asakusa. Its history began when it was opened as a botanical garden in the Edo period (1603-1868) and it is called the oldest amusement park in Japan. In the park there are roller coasters, free fall rides, haunted houses, mazes and other attractions and anyone from children to adults can enjoy it.
Hours of Operation and Admission Fees
Admission is 1000 yen for adults (junior high school and up), and 500 yen for elementary school age children. Tickets required when using attractions are 100 yen each. The number of tickets needed is different depending on the attraction. Unlimited ride passes are also sold and they can be purchased for 2300 yen for adults, 2000 yen for children, and 1800 yen for seniors (65 and up) and children under 2. The park is open from 10:00 to 18:00 and last entrance is at 17:30
The nearest station is Express Asakusa Station. From the station it is a 5 minute walk but you can also use Asakusa Station on the Ginza subway line, the Asakusa subway line, and the Tobu Sky Tree line, which is a 10 minute walk from Hanayashiki.
Image Gallery: Hanayashiki
2-28-1, Asakusa, Taito-ku
|Phone / Fax||Phone: 03-3842-8780|
|Admission Fee||Pay admission: 0yen|