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Former Fukukawa Gardens

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Address: 1-27-39 Nishigahara, Kita 114-0024, Tokyo Prefecture
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Phone Number: +81 3-3910-0394

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Beautiful rose garden! Please enjoy rose ice ream

You can visit both Japanese and English gardens here. If you visit on either May or October, you find many kinds of beautiful rose. Also you enjoy rose ice cream, if you like

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2016
Ichikawa, Japan
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Ichikawa, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

You can visit both Japanese and English gardens here. If you visit on either May or October, you find many kinds of beautiful rose. Also you enjoy rose ice cream, if you like

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

This was out of the way of all other attractions in Tokyo, but if you have some time to spare and like flowers, you will like this garden. This garden features a Western portion, with a cottage-style house and all kinds of roses to blossom if you're here at the right time. The Japanese portion is a spectacular oriental style... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

This is one of the unique places to see the Western style architecture inside a Japanese garden. This garden is full of green and one of the beautiful places to be relaxed in busy Tokyo.Depending on season they have different flowers. If you wanna see lots of roses autumn and Spring is the best. ( Autumn from October to November... More 

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Sonoma, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

This is a nice garden and English-style home. It is easy to reach by JR train from the Tokyo station. I can imagine that it is fantastic during rose season and azalea season. They roses are now out bloom and the caretakers were deadheading all blooms that were left. There is a peaceful walk around a tradition Japanese lake with... More 

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Fujieda, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2009

Former Furukawa Garden is famous for its rose garden and fanciful house often used for TV dramas. But this garden also has a beautiful Japanese garden with huge garden lanterns having various patterns. Combination ticket with Rikugien garden is also a great idea. Visiting inside the house requires prior booking at least one week in advance. But during off-rose season... More 

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