November 4, 2020
Bureau of Construction
Tokyo Metropolitan Park Association
The number of visitors to the Rikugien Garden per day will be limited from Wednesday November 11 to Sunday December 13 with a numbered ticket reservation system to prevent the spread of COVID-19 infection.
Persons wishing to visit Rikugien will need to obtain a numbered ticket in advance. The ticket can be obtained through a dedicated website on the Internet. You can also get the ticket via telephone (in Japanese only) if you cannot use the Internet.
We would like to ask for your understanding and cooperation with our efforts to secure the safety of visitors.
The traditional illumination of the Garden during autumn will not occur this year as a further precaution against COVID-19 infection.
Wednesday November 11 - Sunday December 13, 2020
Visitors who arrive at the Garden between 9:00 and 16:30
*Open: Between 9:00 and 17:00 (Last admission to the garden at 16:30.)
*Persons who hold an annual passport, advance ticket, Enmusubi ticket, Grutto round pass, or other discount tickets also need to make a reservation in advance.
*Children under elementary school age, elementary school children, and junior high school students living and attending school in Tokyo also need to make a reservation in advance. (Children under elementary school age need to be accompanied by their parent/guardian.)
*Persons who have a physical disability certificate, intellectual disability certificate (Ai-no-techo), mental disability certificate, or rehabilitation certificate and any companion of such a person do not need to make a reservation for a numbered ticket. Please come to the admission ticket counter directly.
*Group visits are not permitted during the restricted admission period.
Up to 5,000 persons each day (on a first-come, first-served basis using the numbered ticket reservation system)
|No.||Start of application||Periods requiring reservation|
|1||November 1 (Sun.)||November 11 (Wed.) - 15 (Sun.)|
|2||November 8 (Sun.)||November 16 (Mon.) - 22 (Sun.)|
|3||November 15 (Sun.)||November 23 (Mon. / holiday) - 29 (Sun.)|
|4||November 22 (Sun.)||November 30 (Mon.) - December 6 (Sun.)|
|5||November 29 (Sun.)||December 7 (Mon.) - 13 (Sun.)|
Connect your smartphone, tablet or PC to our dedicated website and make an application following the instructions on the screen.
*Websites will be accessible at a later date.
*Numbered tickets will be issued to a single person as the representative of a group. If you have made an application using your smartphone or tablet, please bring the device to show the QR code of your numbered ticket when you enter the Garden. If your application was made using a PC, print out the numbered ticket bearing the QR code to bring to the Garden with you.
If you are unable to use the Internet, please contact us using the dedicated telephone number. After making an application, take note of the issued confirmation number, and show it to an official on duty when you enter the Garden.
Phone: (from 09:00 to 17:00, open all through the applicable period)
*With this dedicated telephone number, you will only be able to make an application for numbered tickets. Please note that we are unable to reply to inquiries about matters other than numbered tickets.
To enter the Garden, you also need another ticket, such as an admission ticket, in addition to the numbered ticket. After confirming the numbered ticket using the following procedure, purchase an admission ticket or present your annual passport, etc. to enter the Garden.
Some events and services including the illumination of the Garden may be cancelled as a precaution against the spread of COVID-19 infection. For details, please see.
Operation of the system is subject to change depending on visit conditions. Notification of any such change(s) will be given on.
|Inquiries (Japanese only)|
|General Affairs Division, Tokyo Metropolitan Park Association
Park Management Section, Park Division, Bureau of Construction