Event Calendar


Kakushokaku open to public

Jan. 1-3

Bonsai Exhibition

From mid-January to late January


Plum blossom viewing

From early February to early March


Haiku Exhibition

From mid-March to late May

Cherry blossom night viewing

From late March to early April


Japanese Primrose Exhibition

From mid-April to late April

Historic buildings open to public [spring]

From late April to early May


Firefly evenings

From late May to early June

Satsuki Azalea Bonsai Exhibition

From late May to early June


Japanese Iris Exhibition

From early June to mid-June


Early morning lotus viewing

Only on the weekend and national holiday during From mid-July to early August

Morning Glory Exhibition

Late July


Historic buildings open to public [summer]

From early August to mid-August


Harvest moon viewing

5 consecutive nights around the full moon


Photo Contest Winners Gallery

From early October to mid-December

Chrysanthemum Exhibition

From late October to late November


Historic buildings open to public [autumn]

From late November to early December


Hours 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (last entry at 4:30 PM)
  • 700 yen for adults (High school students and above), 200 yen for children
  • Group discounts (10 or more people): 600 yen for adults
    100 yen for children
    300 yen for students
    (high school students or above)
    *If faculty member is present
  • City residents 65 years old and above: 200 yen
    *Please present your Hamatomo Card issued by Yokohama City.
  • Persons with physical disabilities (regardless of residency): free (up to one caregiver also admitted for free)
    se present your Physical Disability Passbook
  • Book of 5 tickets: 3,000 yen for adults; 500 yen for children
  • Annual pass: 2,500 yen for adults; 700 yen for children; 700 yen for city residents 65 years old and over
    se present your Hamatomo Card issued by Yokohama City.

Automobiles: 500 yen up to 2 hours; 100 yen for every additional 30 minutes; 1,000 yen maximum per day Buses: 1,000 yen


December 29, 30, 31

Please note the following:
  • We ask visitors to refrain from bringing their pets into the garden.
  • Smoking is not allowed within the garden.
  • Please do not pick any plants or flowers or remove any wildlife from the garden.
  • No eating or drinking in the inner garden.
  • Private use of the buildings and gardens, as well as photography for commercial purposes requires prior approval. Please contact the office in advance.


Sankeien Hoshokai Foundation

58-1 Honmokusannotani, Naka-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa 231-0824

TEL: 045-621-0634(or 0635) / FAX: 045-621-6343

*Please make sure you have the right number when you call.