Imperial Palace Garden

Venue Overview

The Imperial Palace Garden is a large lawned area dotted with black pine trees and surrounded by the moat from the original Edo Castle. The garden features the castle gates and several other historical constructions and is famed throughout Japan for its perfect blend of nature and history

Venue capacities
Olympic Athletics (Race Walk): 700

Imperial Palace Garden

Events at Venue

Olympic Sports


Access during the Pre Games
Walking distance from JR Keihintohoku or Yamanote Line or Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line "Yurakucho Station"
Please use public transportation to access the venue.
Stations may be added or changed.
Accessible routes would be available at Yurakucho Stations.


  • Because more than the ordinary number of passengers may be using public transportation during the Games, it may take longer than the required time that is provided on the Internet. It may also take longer to walk from the station to the venue, so we suggest that you give yourself ample time.

  • Please note that during the Games, you may be instructed to use a route that is different from the ordinary route used to access the venue.


1 Kokyogaien, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo


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