Kiba Park

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Kiba Park
Kibaparkview-andskytree-2011.jpg
Park and Tokyo Skytree
LocationKoto, Tokyo, Japan
Area238,711.13 square metres (58.98680 acres)
CreatedJune 1, 1992
A map of the general layout of Kiba park

Kiba Park (木場公園, kiba kōen) is a Tokyo metropolitan park in Kōtō, Tokyo. The park includes jogging paths, playgrounds, tennis courts, a BBQ area, and spaces for events. The park is divided into two parts, north and south, connected by a pedestrian bridge. The Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo is located in this park.

History[edit]

In 1969, the city of Kiba relocated its timber industries and then made the current location into a tree filled park.[1]

Access[edit]

General admission is free. It is an 8-minute walk from Kiba Station on the Tokyo Metro Tozai Line.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Forest park with water and green". Retrieved 15 September 2011.


Coordinates: 35°40′34.5″N 139°48′30.3″E / 35.676250°N 139.808417°E / 35.676250; 139.808417