International Ogura Hyakunin-isshu Karuta Festival 2020(Bunkyo City)

Bunkyo Civic Center、Bunkyo Kumin Center(Community Center) 、Kodokan (Tokyo)

The All-Japan Karuta Association and three cities (Bunkyo City, Awara City and Otsu City) will jointly host the Karuta Festival to help increase general enthusiasm ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic games. Besides competition of Kyogi Karuta Games, a session for anybody to have hands-on experience of Kyogi Karuta and barrier-free Karuta will be held. A general exhibition and other events will also be held at the festival in hopes of providing people of all ages with an opportunity to discover the appeal of Ogura Hyakunin-isshu and Kyogi Karuta.

Event Overview


Sat, 22 May 2021 - Sun, 30 May 2021


Bunkyo Civic Center、Bunkyo Kumin Center(Community Center) 、Kodokan (Tokyo)


Bunkyo Civic Center

1-16-21 Kasuga,Bunkyo-ku,Tokyo,Japan


1 min. on foot from Tokyo Metro Korakuen Sta. and Toei Subway Kasuga Sta.、9 min. on foot from JR Suidobashi Sta.


All-Japan Karuta Association, Bunkyo City, Awara City, Otsu City


The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games


No reservation required.

About COVID-19 Measures

This programme will incorporate thorough infection countermeasures. Please check the official website for details.


・Accessible Bathrooms are on each floor.

・Diaper changing tables are on first basement floor,first floor,second floor and 25th floor.

・Bathroom with baby chairs are on second basement floor and second floor.

・Nursing room is on second floor.