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Komatsunomiya Akihito Shinno Statue

8 Uenokoen, Taito 110-0007, Tokyo Prefecture
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Impressive bronze statue in Ueno Park

A very nice bronze statue of the Imperial Prince Komatsunomiya Akihito. The statue is set on a high... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
SurfingWild
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Bandung, Indonesia
Typical Equestrian Statue

I came across this bronze statue near the Ueno Park Zoo's front gate and almost missed it because... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2018
Rumples
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Tucson, Arizona
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  • Average57%
  • Poor9%
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8 Uenokoen, Taito 110-0007, Tokyo Prefecture
Ueno, Asakusa
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

A very nice bronze statue of the Imperial Prince Komatsunomiya Akihito. The statue is set on a high pedestal and at the entrance are cherry trees. The location of the statue is near the beginning of the avenue of cherry trees in the center of...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

I came across this bronze statue near the Ueno Park Zoo's front gate and almost missed it because of the dense vegetation and trees by the 1912 work. This sculpture by Okuma Ujihiro depicts the imperial prince, who was the first president of the Japanese...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2017

Located in Ueno Park (see separate review) . You may find similar memorial statues like this one , in many parks and streets of large cities around the globe . Yet , after googling up "Prince Komatsu Akihito" - you may find this statue of...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2016

As you walk around Ueno Park you will find many things of interest that are from Japan's history. This statue of Komatunomiya Akihita on a horse is just one of them. Situated in the middle of the park area it is easy to find. Just...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2016

This is the usual sort of statue you'll find in parks all around the world - a historically significant gentleman astride his horse. However, it's in a nice setting in Ueno Park, especially if you are lucky enough to be there when the trees are...More

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Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old
Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa.
Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit
a variety of different museums and galleries. At
Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the
grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed
alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at
the end of the year, when many people go on shopping
...More
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