Many events are held throughout the year on the premises for tourists who can appreciate the scenery unique to a feudal lord's garden.
A gathering to listen to chirping of insects
Photo：http://blogimg.goo.ne.jpYou can enjoy an open-air tea ceremony, a performance of reed pipe with listening to the chirping of insects and Japanese music in the illuminated garden.
Illuminated Genkyuen Garden in autumn with beautiful colors
Photo：http://pds.exblog.jpLeaves in the entire garden change the colors during autumn. The beautiful colored-leaves with their mirror relfections in the water is a breathtakingly beautiful.
Each part of the garden has a particular name.
Address: 3 Konkicho, Hikone, Shiga
Open: 8:30〜17:00 (open throughout the year)