Bunkyo Ume (Plum) Festival at Yushima Tenmangu Shrine


posted on June 21, 2016

Enjoy beautiful plum blossom at Yushima Tenmangu Shrine.

Yushima Tenmangu Shrine has been a popular spot for plum blossom lovers since the Edo period, and you can enjoy approximately 300 plum trees in full bloom from early February to early March. During the season, tea ceremonies and music performances will be held at the venue.

*Event dates and programs may be subject to change.

2 mins walk from Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line, Yushima Station
5 mins walk from Tokyo Metro Ginza Line, Ueno Hiro-Koji Station
8 mins walk from Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line, Hongo-Sanchome Station
8 mins walk from JR Yamanot Line & Keihin Tohoku LIne, Okachimachi Station
5 mins walk from Toei Oedo Line, Ueno-Okachimachi Station

Date Time Entry Address
Early Feb, 2017 Free 3-30-1 Yushima, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo
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