Setagaya Park is a great park for kids. They offer train rides on a Mini Steam Locomotive (Wednesdays, Weekends and Holidays only), pedal go carts in a traffic park with working traffic signals, 2 separate playgrounds equip with swings, spring riders, slides, monkey bars and sandpit, and a children-sized shanty town where they can make bread, roast potatoes, etc. The park also includes a real stationary Steam Locomotive that kids can explore, a skateboard park, tennis courts, outdoor pool and open space for children and dogs to run around. They renovated the large fountain in Spring 2015. Parents and kids love the open area and feeding the baby ducks.
Setagaya Park, Setagaya
Setagaya Park Notes
Mini SL Train rides:
13 yrs+ 100 JPY
6-12 yrs 50 JPY
under 6 free
Mini SL Train Hours:
Wed, Sat, Sun, and on public holidays
10am – 3pm (lunch break from 12pm – 1pm)
Setagaya Park Details
Address: 1-5-2 Ikejiri, Setagaya Ward, Tokyo (map) 東京都世田谷区池尻1-5-2
(inside Setagaya Park)
Closest station:Ikejiri-Ohashi or Yutenji Stations
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