"UENO PARK" Ueno Park and Zoo Tip by hotshot0428

Ueno Park and Zoo, Tokyo: 84 reviews and 149 photos


It is a very big park surrounded by a lot of many different trees.
The park featuring the Ueno Zoological Gardens as well as various museums such as Tokyo National Museums, the National Science Museums, Ueno-no Mori Museums is a treasure house of culture and art and many others.
It is a hang out for homeless Japanese and some of them Ueno park is their home they even sleep there.
I just walk around the park and they are harmless people.
One Japanese lady was passing by, and I asked her in Japanese, "Shashin wo totte kudasai" meaning please take a picture. I am not sure if it is the right words but one Japanese friend from Akita teach me this words.

Address: Ueno Park, Taito, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan, 110-87
Directions: A 10 minutes walk from Ueno Station ( I could not remember now, or just asked around )
Phone: 03-3833-0030
Website: http://www.ueno.or.jp/index3.htm

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Feb 25, 2003
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