A cherry blossom viewing festival is being held at the former main building of the Kyoto Prefectural Office (Kamigyo Ward, Kyoto City), which is a nationally important cultural property.On April 4, 2024, tea and sweets were served for the first time at the main building, where eating and drinking are usually prohibited. It was crowded with people.

Articles are excerpts from reports and news in the Kyoto Shimbun. Due to automatic translation, some expressions may not be accurate.