Asakusa yabusame (horseback archery)
Sumida Park in Taito City
16 April 2016
It is utterly spectacular to see each archer on a horse, bursting into full gallop, fire three arrows at three wooden targets in succession.
Place name Sumida Park in Taito City (in Japanese) 隅田公園 特設会場 Dates 16 April 2016 Opening hours Kusajishi: 11 am –
Yabusame: 1 pm –
*Yabusame advance ticket: ￥3000 (with souvenirs)
Remarks *access will be restricted depending on crowd congestion
*selfie sticks not allowed
*special seats for foreigners are available (with advance tickets)
*cancellation in case of stormy weather
Address Taito-kuritsu Sumida Koen
1-1 Hanakawado, Taito-ku, Tokyo
- 8 min walk from Asakusa Station (Tokyo Métro Ginza Line, Tobu Skytree Line)
- 10 min walk from Asakusa Station (Toei Asakusa Line)
* The above is the information known at the time of publication and subject to change without prior notice.