Tokyo Grand Tea Ceremony at Hama-rikyu Gardens


posted on April 8, 2016

If you want to learn etiquette for drinking Japanese tea, here's your golden opportunity.

In order to introduce the culture of Japanese tea and the culture of Edo era, the event is open to all to those who are new to the Japanese tea culture and from overseas. The tea ceremony is a composite art that pursues complete beauty in all parts of it, including scenery, tools and manners. The philosophy of the ritual is the spirit of Japanese hospitality. It is the great opportunity to learn about it and experience Japanese tradition.

*Event dates and programs may be subject to change.

Event Details for Hama-rikyu Gardens
- Event Hour -
9:30am ~ 4:10pm

- Reception Opening Hour -
9:00am ~ 3:40pm

- Outdoor Tea Ceremony -
Enjoy real out door tea ceremonies under the sky.
*Participation fee is 300 yen.

- Outdoor Tea Ceremony in English -
This outdoor tea ceremony enables foreigners to enjoy tea while listening to explanations in English.
*Participation fee is 300 yen.

- Tea Ceremony for beginners -
Tea ceremony lessons for first-time ceremony participants and children. Pair up and make tea with a partner to learn about Japanese hospitality. An English interpreter will assist foreign participants.
*Participation fee is 300 yen.

7 mins from Toei Subway Oedo Line, Shiodome station or Tsukiji-Ichiba station
12 mins from JR Yamanote Line, Tokyo Metro Ginza Line, and toei Subway Asakusa Line, Shimbashi station

Date Time Entry Address
Oct 15, 2016~Oct 16, 2016 09:00 am~05:00 pm ¥300 1-1 Hamarikyu-teien, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
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