Yushima-Tenjin Ume Matsuri

This is the festival of plum blossom held at old shrine.

The shrine has been famous for its plum blossoms since the Edo period, 150-300 years ago.

The shrine has about 300 plum trees that bloom all at once, and hosts Japanese drumming, dancing and other celebratory performances on weekends.

 

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February.8 – March.8

Yushima-Tenjin shrine

3-30-1 Yushima, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo

 

 

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