TOKYO IMPERIAL GARDENS – Japan

The Tokyo Imperial Gardens are part of the Imperial Palace compound. The compound covers 285 acres in the middle of the city of Tokyo. The East Gardens are freely open to the public. The grounds and gardens around the Imperial Palace are however open with special permission, and visitor groups are escorted for guided tours. Most of the photos below are from the East Gardens.

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