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Period Costumes at the museum of the Sakitama Ancient Burial Mounds | GYODA

Dress up like the ancients at this special Golden Week event for children at the Sakitama Ancient Burial Mounds. This event will take place on April 29th and again on May 3rd at 9.30 am, 10.30 am, 1.30 pm and 2.30 pm.

It costs 100 yen for the event, but the museum entry fee for children is waived during Golden Week.

Access: Car is recommended. By public transport you need to take a 15 bus ride from JR Takasaki Line’s Fukiage Station.

Please see the grey box below for map, phone number, website and more details.

Events and Freebies Golden Week 2017 | SAITAMA

Its that wonderful time of the year again when we can live without either heating or air conditioning. When spring is in the air, but summer is just around the corner. Golden Week is very aptly named ; between the weather and the events it really is a golden time of the year!

The entire population may very well get out and about at some point during Golden Week. And while traffic is bad and queues are inevitable, there is so much to make an outing worthwhile during this celebratory period. Here is a round up of some of the events and free entry locations available in Saitama this Golden Week 2017.

Free In Locations

(mapped below list)

Special Events


Kids Events at the Center for Environmental Science in Saitama (CESS)

A number of events are planned over Golden Week at CESS. Each day of Golden week (April 29th, 30th, May 3rd, 4th and 5th) they are showing a film and have an orienteering event. Other special events include:

Cardboard Town at Sakura Environmental Center | SAITAMA CITY

From April 29th to May 7th (except for Monday the 1st of May) you can enjoy a FREE cardboard exhibition for children at the Saitama City Sakura Environmental Center. Map and contact details in the …

Source: insaitama.com/event/cardboard-town-at-sakura-environmental-center-saitama-city/

The 8th Annual World Bonsai Convention | SAITAMA CITY

  All media from the official website:  Please scroll down to grey box for times, URLs, map and more details.

Source: insaitama.com/event/the-8th-annual-world-bonsai-convention-saitama-city/


Please see the event section for even more events over Golden Week.