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Himi Seaside Botanical Garden

Himi Seaside Botanical Garden

History and Outline

Opened in May 1996. As a botanical garden for seaside plants based on the plan of construction of a botanical garden park by Toyama Prefecture and a base of tourist facility of Himi City, Himi Seaside Botanical Garden was constructed at “Matsudae-no-Nagahama” (a long seaside promenade) where it was composed into the Man’yoshu (the earliest extant anthology of Japanese verse) as a scenic area of white sands and green pines.

Project

Collection and Exhibition

Green house, mangroves, tropical and subtropical plants, glass tube (a glass passage), climbing plants, gardens for display, seaside plants from various places in Japan, an exhibition hall and specimens of insects of the world.

Address
3583 Yanagida, Himi-shi, Toyama-ken 935-0031 Japan
Telephone
+81 766-91-0100
Open
9:00am–5:00pm (no entry is permitted after 4:30pm)(from March to October)
9:00am–4:30pm (no entry is permitted after 4:00pm)(from November to February)
Closed
Tuesday (except national holiday), the day after a national holiday, from December 29 to January 3
Parking
Parking provided
Access
15 minutes walk from JR Shimao Station on the JR Himi Line.
10 minutes by car from Noetsu Expressway Himi I.C.
36.837027,137.004686
Highlight
Green house equipped with a water tank of mangroves, Japanese seaside plants, specimens of insects of the world.
URL
http://www1.cnh.ne.jp/kaihin/index.htm