Koko-en Garden

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Koko-en Garden.

Koko-en Garden (好古園 Kōko-en?) (sometimes called Himeji Kōko-en) is a Japanese garden located next to Himeji Castle in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan.[1] It was constructed in 1992 at the site of the lord's west residence, to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the Himeji municipality.[2] The garden is about 3.5 hectares and has nine different gardens.[3]


  1. ^ "Japanese Gardens". Official Tourism Guide for Japan Travel. Archived from the original on 2010-07-04. Retrieved 2015-06-15. 
  2. ^ "Himeji Castle Nishi-Oyasiki-Ato Garden" (PDF). Himeji City. Retrieved 2010-07-04. 
  3. ^ "Kokoen Garden, Traditional Japanese Garden in Himeji City". EOK. Retrieved 2010-07-04. 

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Coordinates: 34°50′17″N 134°41′23″E / 34.83806°N 134.68972°E / 34.83806; 134.68972