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Nagoya-City Night Zoo & Garden - Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens

Date : August 10-12, 14-15, 17-18, 2019


  • Night Zoo & Garden - Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens
  • Night Zoo & Garden - Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens
  • Night Zoo & Garden - Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens
  • Night Zoo & Garden - Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens
  • Night Zoo & Garden - Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens

Night Zoo & Garden, the highly popular event of the summer, to be held again this year!

Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens awakens fantastically during summer nights in August.
Enjoy dreamy appearances of flora and fauna during the night that cannot be otherwise appreciated during regular day time, and make some great memories with the artificial illuminations!

Night Zoo

Nightly Animal Talks
Hear lots of things you never knew before from the zoo keeper's animal talk! As evening fades into night, enjoy the rare sight of the animals in the twilight.

Holding time: Every evening during the Night Zoo event period (cancelled in the case of rain)
Place: Various animal enclosures

For detailed information, please check the event schedule on the official web site.

Night Zoo

Higashiyama Night Sky Theater
Charming, surprising, and amusing!
A treasure-trove of animal films shown all in one place!

Holding time: From 7:30 PM every evening during the Night Zoo event period (cancelled in the case of rain)
Place: The side of the Zoo Education Center building

Night Zoo

Illumination Spots
Find spots that grab your interest and have a fun night taking lots of photos!

Holding time: From sunset every evening during the Night Zoo event period
Place: Various places inside the zoo

Receive a special Night Zoo bamboo uchiwa fan!

Each year, highly popular uchiwa fans made from bamboo are distributed to visitors. These limited time fans will enhance your Night Zoo experience and make for a great keepsake!
Holding Time: From 5:00 PM every evening during the Night Zoo event period
Place: Cherry Garden in the Zoo Main Park
*: Limited to the first 1,000 visitors each day
*: The distribution place and time are subject to change depending on the weather

  • Night Zoo
  • Night Zoo
  • Night Zoo

EVENT OVERVIEW

  • Multipurpose toilet
  • Souvenirs
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bus Stop
  • Nursing room
Date : August 10th (Saturday), 11th (Sunday), 12th (Monday - public holiday), 14th (Wednesday), 15th (Thursday), 17th (Saturday) and 18th (Sunday), 2019
*: Park closed August 13th (Tuesday), 2019.
*: Open for regular hours (closes 4:50 PM) on August 16th (Friday), 2019 (no Night Zoo on that day).
Holding time : From 9:00 AM to 8:30 PM during the Night Zoo event (last admission 8:00 PM)
*: Botanical Gardens close 4:50 PM.
*: Admission at Hoshigaoka Gates only up till 4:30 PM.
*: Some sections of the park close at 4:30 PM (access to some species not allowed after that time).
*: Flash photography and flashlights not allowed.
Place : Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens (some areas not accessible during Night Zoo evenings)
Location : 〒464-0804
3-70 Higashiyama Motomachi, Chikusa-Ward, Nagoya-City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Fee : Adults (Senior High School students and older) 500 JPY
Junior High School students and younger free of charge
*: No need for any kind of special tickets for the Night Zoo.
Parking : Available, paid (cap. 1,600 cars - also accepts buses;800 JPY/car per single admission)
*: Parking for buses can be reserved via internet.
*: 2-hour Free of Charge ticket for the Underground Parking Lot available at the facility's gates.
Restrooms : Available
Phone number : 052-782-2111 (Park administration - closed on Mondays)
Holidays : Monday (the following day if Monday is a holiday or substitute holiday)
*: Park closed August 13th (Tuesday), 2019.

Note: This page may not be current due to update time differences between site databases.
Should accuracy be critical, please verify this information using a direct source, whenever possible.

ACCESS

  • Access by public transport
    Access by public transport
    3 min. walk southeastwards from Exit 3 of Higashiyama Koen Station of the subway Higashiyama Line (board from Nagoya Station bound for Sakae and Fujigaoka).
  • Access by car
    Access by car
    •Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens:
    -15 min. southwestwards from Nagoya I.C. of the Tomei Expressway;
    -10min southwestwards from Kamiyashiro I.C. of the Nagoya-Daini-Kanjo (Mei-Nikan) Expressway;
    -10 min. eastwards from Yotsuya Exit of the Nagoya Expressway R2 Higashiyama Route;
    •Higashiyama Sky Tower:
    -15 min. southwestwards from Nagoya I.C. of the Tomei Expressway.

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