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Public Opening Schedule

Public Opening Schedule

*Visitors participating in self-guided tours may visit the State Guest House without an advanced reservation, but you may also make a reservation when visiting with groups of 20 or more.

*We ask that you make advanced reservations for guided tours. If you click on the style of visit on date and time of your choice, you will be transfered to the reservation page.

*Children elementary school age and under are not permitted to visit the Kyoto State Guest House.

*Self-guided tours will not be offered during guided tour periods.


Check the schedule

Pubic Opening Calendar (as of 1.6.2020)

Explanatory note

:open (for Self-guided tours) Opening hours: 10:00 to 17:00 [Last admission: 16:30]
○AM :AM open (for Self-guided tours) Opening hours: 10:00 to 13:00 [Last admission: 12:30]
○PM :PM open (for Self-guided tours) Opening hours: 12:00 to 17:00 [Last admission: 16:30]

:open (for Guided tours) Opening hours: 10:00 to 17:00 [Last admission: 15:30]
●AM :AM open (for Guided tours) Opening hours: 10:00 to 13:00[Last admission: 11:20]
●PM :PM open (for Guided tours) Opening hours: 12:00 to 17:00[Last admission: 15:30]

reserved :open for reservation only
TBD :To be determined (We’ll keep you posted)
× :closed
Nov.17-20 :For example, “Nov.17-20” means that the advanced application starts from 17 November, 10:00 and ends on 20 November, 23:00 (JST).

“English Guided tours” begin at 12:00 once a day on the following opening days.

January 2020

     
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2020.11 ×closed 2020.12 ×closed 2020.13 ×closed 2020.14 ×closed
2020.15 ×closed 2020.16 ×closed 2020.17 ×closed 2020.18 ×closed 2020.19 open (for Guided tours) 2020.110 open (for Guided tours) 2020.111 open (for Guided tours)
2020.112 open (for Guided tours) 2020.113 open (for Guided tours) 2020.114 open (for Guided tours) 2020.115 ×closed 2020.116 open (for Guided tours) 2020.117 open (for Guided tours) 2020.118 open (for Guided tours)
2020.119 open (for Guided tours) 2020.120 ×closed 2020.121 ×closed 2020.122 ×closed 2020.123 ×closed 2020.124 ×closed 2020.125 open (for Guided tours)
2020.126 open (for Guided tours) 2020.127 open (for Guided tours) 2020.128 open (for Guided tours) 2020.129 ×closed 2020.130 open (for Guided tours) 2020.131 open (for Guided tours)

February 2020

                       
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2020.21 open (for Guided tours)
2020.22 open (for Guided tours) 2020.23 open (for Guided tours) 2020.24 open (for Guided tours) 2020.25 ×closed 2020.26 ×closed 2020.27 ×closed 2020.28 open (for Guided tours)
2020.29 open (for Guided tours) 2020.210 open (for Guided tours) 2020.211 open (for Guided tours) 2020.212 ×closed 2020.213 ×closed 2020.214 ×closed 2020.215 open (for Guided tours)
2020.216 open (for Guided tours) 2020.217 open (for Guided tours) 2020.218 open (for Guided tours) 2020.219 ×closed 2020.220 open (for Guided tours) 2020.221 open (for Guided tours) 2020.222 open (for Guided tours)
2020.223 TBDTo be determined. 2020.224 open (for Guided tours) 2020.225 open (for Guided tours) 2020.226 ×closed 2020.227 ×closed 2020.228 open (for Guided tours) 2020.229 open (for Guided tours)

March 2020

   
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2020.31 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10 2020.32 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10 2020.33 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10 2020.34 ×closed 2020.35 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10 2020.36 TBDTo be determined. 2020.37 TBDTo be determined.
2020.38 TBDTo be determined. 2020.39 TBDTo be determined. 2020.310 TBDTo be determined. 2020.311 ×closed 2020.312 TBDTo be determined. 2020.313 TBDTo be determined. 2020.314 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10
2020.315 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10 2020.316 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10 2020.317 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10 2020.318 ×closed 2020.319 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10 2020.320 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10 2020.321 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10
2020.322 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10 2020.323 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10 2020.324 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10 2020.325 ×closed 2020.326 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10 2020.327 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10 2020.328 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10
2020.329 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10 2020.330 open(for Self-guided tours) 1/7-10 2020.331 ×closed

The schedule from April 1st will be announced on this page and others as soon as it is determined.

Cautionary Notes

  • 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 latest Public Opening Schedule before your visit. We will announce a change of the schedule on Twitter as well.