TOKYO GRAND TEA CEREMONY 2018 (Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum)
A large-scale tea ceremony festival which is open to participation from the general public
The Tokyo Grand Tea Ceremony was started in 2008 for the purpose of widely disseminating Japanese traditional culture at home and abroad, and passing down its fundamental spirit of harmony to future generations. So far this event has been held ten times, and received about 190,000 visitors. Nowadays this popular event is considered the signature event of fall in Tokyo by the locals.
This event features diverse programs including a full-scale indoor tea ceremony and open-air “nodate” tea ceremony that beginners can comfortably participate in, a Tea Ceremony in English for foreigners, and a Tea Ceremony for Beginners in which you can have a go at preparing tea yourself.
|Event Name||TOKYO GRAND TEA CEREMONY 2018|
|Venue||Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum|
|Dates||October 13, 2018 – October 14, 2018|
|Open Hours||【Event time】
9:50 – 16:10
*Reception Open： 9:30 – 15:30
*Last admission until 30 munites before closing.
|Admission||*Admission is free during the Tokyo Grand Tea Ceremony 2018. Pay to participate in each program.
① Indoor Tea Ceremony / 700 yen *Advance application required
② Tea Ceremony in English / 700 yen *With an English Guide
③ Outdoor Tea Ceremony / 300 yen
④ Tea Ceremony Workshop for Beginners / 300 yen *With an English Guide
⑤ Tea Ceremony Workshop for Children / 200 yen (Children aged 4 to 12 and their parent)
|Address||3-7-1 Sakuracho, Koganei-shi, Tokyo|