Flower Park Yasoen
As part of the commemorative project for the 100th anniversary of the municipal administration, the Yasoen flower park was opened to promote loving and growing plants through contact with Nature, spreading the spirit of a city development full of flowers and greenery while coexisting with Nature.
There are about 1,000 kinds of plants including various wild grass and trees.
There are seasonal wild grasses such as Spodoptera litura, Coccinella septempunctata, Mitsukigashiwa, Akebonosou, etc. and many other rare plants.
There is a Nature Learning Center in the park, which provides a guide to park and information on nature.
832-3 Kanno, Yamagata City, Yamagata Prefecture
- 023(634)4120 023(634)4120
By car: Take the Yamagata Expressway Yamagata Zao IC from Nishiozao Kogen line towards Zao Onsen (about 15 minutes)
By bus: Get off at the last stop on the bus for Nishiozao & Yasoen (about 30 minutes) from JR Yamagata Station
- Parking lot
- Yes (200 parking spaces)
April to May (9:00~16:30) (Last admission at 16:00)
June to August (9:00~18:00) (Last admission at 17:00)
September to November (9:00~16:30) (Last admission at 16:00)
Closed in winter (December to March)
Closed Monday (or the next day if Monday is a national holiday)
(Open from 3rd Monday of April to 2nd Monday of June)
Admission: 300 yen for adults, free for high school students and younger