• Shimizuen
  • Shimizuen




This Japanese garden was built for the home of the family of Shibata feudal lord Mizoguchi. The living quarters were built in 1666, followed by this garden in a style with a pond at its center, designed by Agata Souchi, the shogunate official. Its beautiful view is registered as a national site of scenic beauty.

Location Information

  • Address

    7-9-32, Daieicho, Shibata-shi, Niigata, 957-0056

  • Nearest Station
    Shibata Station
    ・ Uetsu Line
    ・ Hakushin Line
    8 minutes on foot
  • Phone Number
    Available languages
    only in Japanese
  • Hours
    9:00am - 4:30pm
    *Changes during certain periods
  • Closed
    *January/February: Wednesday*Closes the following day when a regular closing day and national holiday coincide*Closed December 27 – 31
Original source: ©Shobunsha Publications Inc.

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