Held each year in November, Kusajishi-shiki is a traditional event in which archers dressed in ceremonial robes shoot at a target in the shape of a deer.
Traditional "kadomatsu" decorations to welcome the New Year
Enjoy beautiful winter flowers in straw houses that protect against the cold and snow
Join in with traditional New Year's celebrations at Sengan-en and try handmade mochi rice cakes.
Enjoy a traditional meal passed down in the Shimadzu family for hundreds of years.
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Watch a spectacular performance of traditional New Year's Falconry in the lower garden.
Fulfill your samurai fantasies and be dressed in authentic armour by our expert curators.