Sakura Festival Directed by NAKED Inc.at UNESCO World Heritage Site Nijo-jo Castle in Kyoto！Activity
This spring, the Tokyo based creative company NAKED Inc. will present its cherry blossom viewing event at the UNESCO World Heritage Nijo-jo Castle in Kyoto. The event runs at night time from March 3rd(Thu) to April 4th(Sun), 2019.
Last year the Sakura festival attracted almost 350,000 guests.
Each night as the sun goes down, the World Heritage Nijo-jo Castle twill transform.
Once entering the historic gate, guests will wander in to a world of fully blooming cherry blossoms and installations combining digital technology with real flowers and music.
With contents such as a projection mapping show on the Karamon(a certified Important Cultural Property), a field of golden flowers that spread through the Sakuranosono(cherry blossom grove), and light-ups of the cherry blossoms in the Seiryu Garden.
There will also be special installations created in collaboration with Ikenobo of Kyoto, which
is the oldest sect of Japanese flower arrangement “ikebana”. Guests are free to take pictures of all contents.
Event：nijo-jo Castle × NAKED Inc. Sakura Festival 2019
Event Period：21th March (Thu) – 14th April (Sun), 2019
Time：General 8:45〜17:00（Last admission 16:00） / Evening 17:30〜21:30（Last admission 21:00）
Place：Nijo-jo Castle(Nijo-jomae station)
・Tickets purchased at door General 600 yen,
・Junior high and high school students 350 yen
・Elementary school students 200 yen
Inquiries：Nijo-jo Castle Office (Tel: +81(0)75-841-0096)