Guide and tips for visiting the Imperial Palace East Gardens in Tokyo with kids | Japan with kids

Tokyo Imperial Palace and East Gardens with kids

Guide and tips for visiting the Imperial Palace East Gardens in Tokyo with kids | Japan with kids

The Tokyo Imperial Palace is the residence of Japan's Imperial Family.  It's a large park area surrounded by moats and stone walls and is located in the center of Tokyo.

The Tokyo Imperial Palace is the residence of Japan's Imperial Family. It's a large park area surrounded by moats and stone walls and is located in the center of Tokyo.

Imperial Palace East Gardens of Edo castle -  former site of Edo Castle's innermost defenses. The moats, walls, gates and several guardhouses still exist. Edo Castle was residence of the Tokugawa shogun ruling Japan 1603-1867. Emperor Meiji resided there 1868-1888 before moving to newly constructed Imperial Palace.

Imperial Palace East Gardens of Edo castle - former site of Edo Castle's innermost defenses. The moats, walls, gates and several guardhouses still exist. Edo Castle was residence of the Tokugawa shogun ruling Japan 1603-1867. Emperor Meiji resided there 1868-1888 before moving to newly constructed Imperial Palace.

The current Imperial Palace (皇居, Kōkyo) is located on the former site of Edo Castle, a large park area surrounded by moats and massive stone walls in the center of Tokyo, a short walk from Tokyo Station. It is the residence of Japan's Imperial Family

The current Imperial Palace (皇居, Kōkyo) is located on the former site of Edo Castle, a large park area surrounded by moats and massive stone walls in the center of Tokyo, a short walk from Tokyo Station. It is the residence of Japan's Imperial Family

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