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Tsukimi (Autumn Moon Viewing Festival) at Matsumoto Castle

Please enjoy beautiful Japanese melodies played on the harp and flute and traditional court music in the castle garden in autumn while enjoying a cup of green tea.
See also this report article in "What's New" Blog.

Date September 29 - October 4 (2017) (6 days before and after the full moon in September or October)
Hours 17:30 - 20:30 (Performance: 18:00 - 20:10)
Location Matsumoto Castle Honmaru Garden
Admission The castle garden is opened at free of charge from 17:30-20:30 only during the festival. However, it is not possible to climb in the tenshu (the castle tower)
- Tea seat (500 yen a seat: Style of the Ura-senke for the first three days of the festival; Style of the Omote-senke for the last three days of the festival)
- Dumplings and pork miso soup (250 yen each) provided by the Matsumoto Old Castle Association)
Appearance Harp: Tyushin Sankyoku Society.
Flute: Oriishi Ishii Hitomi flute classroom.
Traditional court music: Syouchiku Gashin Association

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