Japanese Garden Community Day

On Sunday 7 August, the Embassy of Japan, in collaboration with Japan Society, The Friends of the Japanese Garden and Hammersmith and Fulham Council organised a summer afternoon of family fun and entertainment in the peaceful surroundings of Hammersmith Park’s Japanese Garden.

More than 2,000 visitors enjoyed the Japanese summer festival “matsuri”, experiencing Japanese culture including Origami, Calligraphy, Kendama, Haiku, Tako-age and exciting Taiko drumming performances. The visitors also explored the historical and beautiful Japanese garden in the central London.