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Congratulatory visit (Imperial Household Agency sponsorship) general in 2012 on the Emperor's Birthday

Date December 23, 2012 Friday (holiday)
Place The Imperial Palace (Chiyoda 1-1)

Imperial Household Agency
TEL: 03-3213-1111 (main)


Event contents


December 23, 2012

The entry gate
The Imperial Palace front gate (Niju-bashi Bridge)
(from 9:30 a.m. to 11:20 a.m.)

The leaving gate 
Sakashita-mon Gate, bellflower gate (bellflower thing), Ote-mon Gate, Hirakawa gate, kitakitsukyomon (we came)

Appearing (plan)
○Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress, both Crown Prince princess His Imperial Highness, both Prince Akishino princess His Imperial Highness
The first about 10:20 a.m.
The second about 11:00 a.m.
The third about 11:40 a.m.

[general congratulatory visit (entry) of the afternoon]

Special entry place in front of Imperial Household Agency Government building in the Imperial Palace

The entry gate
Sakashita-mon Gate
(from 0:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.)

The leaving gate
Bellflower gate (bellflower thing), Ote-mon Gate, Hirakawa gate, kitakitsukyomon (came) (closing the gate: at 4:00 p.m.)


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