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Omiya Bonsai Art Museum, Saitama

183 Reviews

Omiya Bonsai Art Museum, Saitama

183 Reviews
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2-24-3 Toro-cho, Kita-ku, Saitama 331-0804 Saitama Prefecture
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Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. Have you heard about the Kinchakuda Higanbana Fields? There are numerous spots perfect for seeing autumn leaves, and you shouldn’t miss the chance to view the fiery red Higanbana which are also called red spider lily in English.<br>You will have a chance to explore the city while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Why is Saitama famous for its "Bonsai"? Why does it attract visitors around the world every year? Did you know Hikawa Shrine has a history of 1,500 years and five deities are enshrined? You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, and corners of Saitama. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
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Eric_Greeney wrote a review Aug 9
Finland879 contributions157 helpful votes
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This bonsai museum gives you a thorough introduction to the art of the bonsai. Different species and styles of the trees and aspects in their nursing and display are presented throughout the museum that has several sections. The tour ends in a courtyard with most impressive
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Emma C wrote a review Jan 2020
Oxford, United Kingdom2,241 contributions266 helpful votes
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I've wanted to visit here for years and on this trip I finally made it. So glad I did. It took about 30 mins from Tokyo station and then 5 mins walk. The displays and descriptions inside were fantastic and really interesting and insightful (no photos allowed though). Outside
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Peter Graysinp wrote a review Jan 2020
Cos Cob, Connecticut97 contributions24 helpful votes
The staff here are rude! They do not let you take pictures here, as if taking pictures would hurt anything there. I was trying to study some of the leafs of the tree and they kept interrupting my experience. It's supposed to be a place of tranquility but the staff make you very
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Honestcouple wrote a review Dec 2019
Lancashire135 contributions44 helpful votes
The indoor introductory exhibition was an informative way to start the visit. Then outside WOW. A surprising variety of trees have been bonsaied including a beech and a crab apple tree.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Kathleen A wrote a review Nov 2019
Boulder, Colorado29 contributions3 helpful votes
We had a nice visit. The displays are informative about how to look at bonsai, what are qualities to look for and keeping bonsai. There are many very, very old bonsai, one is estimated to be 1,000 years old. Many are between 150 and 250 years old. Pretty little garden too
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Date of experience: November 2019
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