All Gardens and Parks in Sakyo

Sakyo Gardens & Parks

Sakyo Gardens and Parks including the main gardens and parks in Sakyo , but doesn’t include gardens within temples and shrines. Parks are generally large and may contain gardens within, often Japanese gardens, but not always.

  • Okazaki Park Kyoto

    Okazaki Park is now the location for the Kyoto Municipal Zoo, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, National Museum of Modern Art Kyoto, Miyako Messe and Kyoto Kaikan Hall. Okazaki Park was once the site of six significant temples.

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    Murinan Villa

    Murinan Villa was the former villa of Meiji Period soldier and statesman Yamagata Aritomo. Murinan Villa is famous for its strolling Japanese garden which uses the borrow scenery technique and features a pond and two streams. Murinan Villa is near Nanzenji Temple in Kyoto.

  • Kyoto Botanical Gardens

    Kyoto Prefectural Botanical Gardens are said to be one of the best botanical gardens in Japan. Kyoto Botanical Gardens were established in 1924 and are set on an extensive 24 hectare site. The Kyoto Botanical Gardens features 12,000 kinds of plants including the very popular cherry blossom, a conservatory, a Read more [...]