The general public touring on the Emperor's Birthday on the 23rd of next month will not be held following last year to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus.

At the Imperial Palace, general public visits are held every year on January 2nd of the New Year and the Emperor's Birthday, but due to the spread of infection, the Emperor's Birthday and the New Year's birthday in February last year are both postponed. Was done.

Also, next month's emperor's birthday general public touring will be postponed from the perspective of preventing the spread of infection.

It is the first time that the Emperor's Birthday is not held for two years in a row, and the Imperial Household Agency said, "It's a pity that His Majesty the Emperor is an important event to receive celebrations from the people, but many people are crowded. I decided to cancel the special situation of general public visits. "