The extensive 37-hectare grounds of Hachinohe Park are divided into 9 zones, including the Garden, where you can see many different plants, the Amusement Park, with roller coasters and other rides, and the Mini Zoo, where you can spend time with monkeys and other small animals.
The Park has the City’s biggest collection of cherry trees, and from late April to early May, many people visit to see the blossoms of nearly 2,000 trees, including Yoshino, yamazakura (wild cherry) and the double-flowered yaezakura.
|Address||33-2 Aza Tenma, Oaza Tokaichi, Hachinohe|
|Phone||Botanical Garden 0178-96-2932, Children's Land 0178-96-3409|
|Hours||[Hours of Operation] Botanical Gardens 9:00 AM-5:00 PM, Children's Land April 1-November 3 9:00 AM-4:45 PM (Open until the following day if November 3 is a Sunday) (The Children's Museum and Sled Run can be used year-round)|
|Regular Holidays||Botanical Gardens: Mondays (if the Monday is a national holiday, closed the following day), New Year holidays / Children's Land: Mondays (if the Monday is a national holiday, closed the following day)|
|Rates, etc.||[Fees] Admission to the park is free (There are fees for the amusements in Children's Land)|
|Access||By car: 10 minutes from Hachinohe IC, 20 minutes from JR Hachinohe Station, 15 minutes from downtown Hachinohe
By bus: Hachinohe City Bus - "Kodomo-no-kuni-iriguchi" or Kodomo-no-kuni-dori" bus stops, Nanbu Bus - Kodomo-no-kuni-mae" bus stop
|Parking||Parking Lot No. 1: Large buses - 8 spaces, Cars - 394 spaces
Parking Lot No. 2: Large buses - 9 spaces, Cars - 616 spaces