About Texas A&M / テキサスA&M大学について

Nestled in the heart of College Station, Texas, this renowned institution provides the perfect backdrop for a celebration of the shakuhachi, a traditional Japanese bamboo flute. As participants gather from across the globe, we invite you to explore the vibrant culture, lush landscapes, and southern hospitality that define this region. From the tranquil beauty of nearby parks to the bustling energy of downtown College Station, there's something for everyone to enjoy during the festival. Join us for a harmonious convergence of music, culture, and community at the World Shakuhachi Festival 2025 in the lively setting of Texas A&M University and its surrounding areas!


Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas, is not just one of the largest universities in the United States by enrollment but also a significant hub for culture, research, and student life. The surrounding area of College Station, along with its twin city Bryan, offers a variety of points of interest, retail options, and dining experiences that cater to the diverse population of students, faculty, and visitors. Here's an overview of what you can find around the Texas A&M University College Station campus:


George Bush Presidential Library and MuseumGeorge Bush Presidential Library and Museum
Kyle Field Kyle Field
Bonfire Memorial Bonfire Memorial
Points of Interest / 見どころ

George Bush Presidential Library and Museum: Located on the west campus of Texas A&M University, this museum offers insights into the life and presidency of George H.W. Bush, the 41st president of the United States.


Bonfire Memorial: A solemn and respectful site dedicated to the memory of the 12 students who lost their lives in the tragic collapse of the Aggie Bonfire in 1999. It's a place for reflection on the history and traditions of Texas A&M.

ボンファイヤー・メモリアル :1999年のアギー・ボンファイヤーの悲劇的な崩壊で命を落とした12人の学生を追悼する、厳粛な敬意を示す場所です。テキサスA&M大学の歴史と伝統を振り返る場所となっています。

Kyle Field: The home of the Aggies' football team, Kyle Field is one of the largest stadiums in the United States and offers an electrifying college football experience.


The Gardens at Texas A&M University: A beautiful and educational spot where you can enjoy the flora and participate in events or workshops.