For Those Who Wish to Pay a Visit The Public Opening of the State Guest House, Akasaka Palace
The State Guest House, Akasaka Palace opens to the general public unless its main activities of welcoming dignitaries from abroad are interrupted. To pay a visit to us, you can make an advance reservation through this application page, or sign at the reception on the day of your visit without an advance reservation.
- When it is crowded, those who made advance reservations will be preferentially admitted.
- In the event of receiving distinguished guests at short notice, the scheduled public opening may be cancelled; please check the following latest Public Opening Calendar before your visit. We will announce a change of the schedule on Twitter as well.
Summary of Public Opening
The scope of the facilities to be opened to the public is 1) Garden (main garden and the front garden), 2) Main Building/Main Garden and 3) Japanese Style Annex. The details are as described below:
1) Garden (the main garden and front garden)
Application not required, admission fee is required.
You are free to visit the main garden and front garden. Anyone can visit. There is no restriction, such as age.See details about public openings of the main garden and front garden
2) Main Building/Main Garden
Both advance reservation and sign-in reception on the day are available; admission fee is required.
You are free to visit the main building. Admission fee is required. Anyone can visit. There is no restriction, such as age.See details about the public opening of the main building and the main garden
3) Japanese Style Annex
Guided tour; admission fee is required
A paid guided tour of the rooms. You can visit the forecourt, the main building and the main garden as well. There is age restriction and children of elementary school age or younger are not allowed.See details about the public opening of the Japanese Style Annex
Check the schedule
Public Opening Calendar (as of 06.07.2018)
- Open to the public
- Closed on Wednesdays or due to reception of official guests, etc.
- To be determined
- Application schedule (the lower part of the calendar marked with ○)
- The dates of starting to accept applications (10:00 a.m.) and closing (11:00 p.m.).
In the case of oversubscription, visitors will be chosen by lot. If you lose, you will be able to visit by signing in at the reception on the day of your visit.
|2018.061 × Closed||2018.062 × Closed|
|2018.063 × Closed||2018.064 ○Open 4/5-4/10||2018.065 ○Open 4/5-4/10||2018.066 ×Closed||2018.067 ○Open 4/12-4/17||2018.068 ○Open 4/12-4/17||2018.069 ○Open 4/12-4/17|
|2018.0610 ○Open 4/12-4/17||2018.0611 ○Open 4/12-4/17||2018.0612 ○Open 4/12-4/17||2018.0613 ×Closed||2018.0614 ○Open 4/19-4/24||2018.0615 ○Open 4/19-4/24||2018.0616 ○Open 4/19-4/24|
|2018.0617 ○Open 4/19-4/24||2018.0618 ○Open 4/19-4/24||2018.0619 ○Open 4/19-4/24||2018.0620 ×Closed||2018.0621 ○Open 4/26-5/1||2018.0622 ○Open 4/26-5/1||2018.0623 ○Open 4/26-5/1|
|2018.0624 ○Open 4/26-5/1||2018.0625 ○Open 4/26-5/1||2018.0626 ○Open 4/26-5/1||2018.0627 ×Closed||2018.0628 ○Open 5/3-5/8||2018.0629 ○Open 5/3-5/8||2018.0630 ○Open 5/3-5/8|
|2018.075 ○Open 5/10-5/15||2018.076 ○Open 5/10-5/15||2018.077 ○Open 5/10-5/15|
|2018.078 ○Open 5/10-5/15||2018.079 ○Open 5/10-5/15||2018.0710 ○Open 5/10-5/15||2018.0711 ×Closed||2018.0712 ○Open 5/17-5/22||2018.0713 ○Open。 5/17-5/22||2018.0714 ○Open 5/17-5/22|
|2018.0715 ○Open 5/17-5/22||2018.0716 ○Open 5/17-5/22||2018.0717 ○Open 5/17-5/22||2018.0718 ×Closed||2018.0719 ○Open 5/24-5/29||2018.0720 ○Open 5/24-5/29||2018.0721 ○Open 5/24-5/29|
|2018.0722 ○Open 5/24-5/29||2018.0723 ○Open 5/24-5/29||2018.0724 ○ Open 5/24-5/29||2018.0725 ×Closed||2018.0726 ×Closed||2018.0727 ×Closed||2018.0728 ○Open 5/31-6/5|
|2018.0729 ○Open 5/31-6/5||2018.0730 ○Open 5/31-6/5||2018.0731 ○Open 5/31-6/5|
|2018.086 ○Open 6/7-6/12||2018.087 ○ Open 6/7-6/12||2018.088 × Closed||2018.089 ○ Open 6/14-6/19||2018.0810 ○ Open 6/14-6/19||2018.0811 ○ Open 6/14-6/19|
|2018.0812 ○ Open 6/14-6/19||2018.0813 ○ Open 6/14-6/19||2018.0814 ○ Open 6/14-6/19||2018.0815 × Closed||2018.0816 ○ Open 6/21-6/26||2018.0817 ○ Open 6/21-6/26||2018.0818 ○ Open 6/21-6/26|
|2018.0819 ○ Open 6/21-6/26||2018.0820 ○ Open 6/21-6/26||2018.0821 ○ Open 6/21-6/26||2018.0822 × Closed||2018.0823 ○ Open 6/28-7/3||2018.0824 ○ Open 6/28-7/3||2018.0825 ○ Open 6/28-7/3|
|2018.0826 ○ Open 6/28-7/3||2018.0827 ○ Open 6/28-7/3||2018.0828 ○ Open 6/28-7/3||2018.0829 × Closed||2018.0830 TBD TBD||2018.0831 TBD TBD|
The schedule on Saturday, September 1 or later will be announced on this page and others as soon as it is determined.