The gardens are laid out on the remains of the mansion belonging to a “daimyo” (feudal lord) of the Edo period. The lake was originally fed by water from the Sumida River. During the Meiji period (1868-1912) the gardens were the property of one Zenjiro Yasuda, who presented them to Tokyo.
|Categories||Parks & Nature|
|Address||1-12-1 Yokoami, Sumida-ku, Tokyo|