Hatsune no Mori

Cheapo Article: The Tokyo Cheapo Guide to Visiting Temples and Shrines
Related Events: Yanaka Matsuri
Category:
Japanese script: 防災広場 初音の森
Area: Yanaka
Access: 283 m from Sendagi Station Chiyoda Line (C15)
499 m from Nippori Station Yamanote Line (JY7)Keihin-Tōhoku Line (JK16)Jōban Line (JJ5)Keisei Main Line (KS2)
Address: 5 Chome-4-21 Yanaka, Taitō-ku, Tōkyō-to [map]

Hatsune no mori (first sound forest) is a spacious, paved square (and emergency evacuation point) in the Yanakan neighborhood next to the modern Yanaka Community Center.

The park is (like most places in Yanaka) surrounded by temples.