by / on September 20, 2012 at 4:14 PM / in Sakyō-ku, Shin'en Garden, Temples-Shrines

The Shin’en Gardens of Heian Jingu!

The Shin’en Gardens of Heian Jingu!, a set on Flickr. The Shin’en consists of four gardens which surround the main shrine buildings on the south, west, middle, and east. With a total area of approximateley 33,000 square meters, these stroll-style landscape gardens are designated as a national scenic spot representative of Meiji-era (1868-1912) garden design. Nishi Shin’en (West Garden) The […]

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