[the end] The 23rd Kameido Tenjin plum Festival

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Plum blossoms bloom,
The precincts are surrounded in sweet flavor.

Plum Festival of Tenjin of Kameido reaching the 23rd in this year.
As for the Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine which worshiped Prince Michizane Sugawara, it has been got close to general public more than the Edo era as "Tenjin of flower".

As for Prince way truth, plum blossoms in particular are liked, and many 31-syllable Japanese poems are written. Therefore red-and-white plum more than 300 is planted in the precincts and long garden is enough and can enjoy from early blooming to late blooming. Above all, "plum of goken" which Japanese apricot with red blossoms and white plum blossoms bloom to one tree is must-see.

In front of main hall, there are monument inscribed with a tanka poem of "we want to touch in plum blossoms akoga face named color, and there is of beautiful shiya rouge" and image in the days of pretty apprentice to a priest written song at the age of 5.

Kameido Tenjin plum Festival


From Saturday, February 8, 2020 to Sunday, March 8


Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine (3-6-1, Kameido, Koutou-ku)

Information for event

We hold Kameido signature product city, amazake, tea party in the precincts.
* The date and time: February 23, 2020 (Sunday/Holiday) 10:00-14:00
* Sponsorship: Kameido, Koto-ku tourist association
Period From Saturday, February 8, 2020 to Sunday, March 8
Holding place Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine (3-6-1, Kameido, Koutou-ku)
Sponsor Kameido, Koto-ku tourist association
Reference Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine telephone: 03-3681-0010
Kameido, Koto-ku tourist association telephone: 03-3685-0284 (only as for month, water, the money)
URL concerned http://kameidotenjin.or.jp/ (website of Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine)