Botanical Gardens, Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo


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General Information

Opening Period January 4 – December 28
Closed Mondays (if Monday is a national holiday, the following Tuesday is closed; if consecutive holidays, the following day of the last holiday is closed)
Opening Hours 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Admission until 4:00 p.m.)
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Shibata Memorial Hall
10:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location 3-7-1 Hakusan, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 112-0001

Admission Fee



(high school students and above)

Per visit

500 yen

Annual Pass*1

2,500 yen


(junior high school and elementary school students)

150 yen


Student groups from various schools

Groups of 20 or more people led by a teacher of the school*2

University, college, and high school students

300 yen

Junior high school and elementary school students

120 yen

General group

Groups of 20 or more people led by a person authorized by the director of the Botanical Garden

350 yen

*1 Annual Pass
You can enter the Botanical Garden as many times as you like for one year from the date of purchase. There are conditions for purchase. Please see the application form below for details.
*2 Kindergarten and nursery school children are admitted free, but teachers leading a group will be charged.
  1. Children under 6 years old are free of charge, regardless of whether they are an individual or a group.
  2. May 4 (Greenery Day) is free of charge.
  3. No re-entry after leaving the garden.

Things to Know

The following are prohibited

  • Collecting or damaging plants and animals (including those on the ground)
  • Feeding animals, collecting crayfish, tadpoles, etc.
  • Bring pets or other animals (except guide dogs and service dogs)
  • Climbing trees or using playground equipment
  • Smoking or drinking alcohol
  • Using the garden as a location for model shoots
  • Use of musical instruments or loudspeakers
  • Use of tents
  • Use of drones

Please understand that the garden is not a park.
Eating and drinking (except alcohol) is permitted. (Please take your trash home with you).