100 Sights in Tokyo, Japan (with Map and Images)
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Explore interesting sights in Tokyo, Japan. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 100 sights are available in Tokyo, Japan.List of cities in Japan Sightseeing Tours in Tokyo
1. Tokyo SkytreeBook Ticket*
Tokyo Skytree is a broadcasting and observation tower in Sumida, Tokyo. It became the tallest structure in Japan in 2010 and reached its full height of 634 meters (2,080 ft) in March 2011, making it the tallest tower in the world, displacing the Canton Tower, and the third tallest structure in the world after the Merdeka 118 and the Burj Khalifa. It is also the tallest freestanding structure in the OECD, the G20 and G7 countries.
2. Meiji Jingu ShrineBook Ticket*
Meiji Shrine , is a Shinto shrine in Shibuya, Tokyo, that is dedicated to the deified spirits of Emperor Meiji and his wife, Empress Shōken. The shrine does not contain the emperor's grave, which is located at Fushimi-momoyama, south of Kyoto.
3. National Museum of Nature and ScienceBook Ticket*
The National Museum of Nature and Science is in the northeast corner of Ueno Park in Tokyo. The museum has exhibitions on pre-Meiji science in Japan. It is the venue of the taxidermied bodies of the legendary dogs Hachikō and Taro and Jiro. A life-size blue whale model and a steam locomotive are also on display outside.
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4. Tokyo Sea Life ParkBook Ticket*
Tokyo Sea Life Park is a public aquarium located in Edogawa Ward, Tokyo. It is located in Kasai Rinkai Park in Edogawa Ward, Tokyo, and Kasai Rinkai Bird Garden is also located in the park. It can be accessed from Kasai-Rinkai Park Station. The Predecessor is the Ueno Aquarium, which was set up in the Ueno Zoo. The building was designed by Yoshio Taniguchi.
5. Tsukiji Outer MarketBook Free Tour*
Tsukiji Market is a major tourist attraction for both domestic and overseas visitors in Tokyo. The area contains retail markets, restaurants, and associated restaurant supply stores. Before 2018, it was the largest wholesale fish and seafood market in the world. The market opened on 11 February 1935 as a replacement for an older market that was destroyed in the 1923 Great Kantō earthquake. It was closed on 6 October 2018, with wholesale operations moving to the new Toyosu Market.
6. Hamarikyu GardensBook Free Tour*
Hama-rikyū Gardens is a metropolitan garden in Chūō ward, Tokyo, Japan. Located at the mouth of the Sumida River, it was opened to the public on April 1, 1946. A landscaped garden of 250,216 m² includes Shioiri-no-ike, and the garden is surrounded by a seawater moat filled by Tokyo Bay. It was remodeled as a public garden on the site of a villa belonging to the ruling Tokugawa family in the 17th century.
7. Shinjuku Gyoen National GardenBook Free Tour*
Shinjuku Gyo-en (新宿御苑) is a large park and garden in Shinjuku and Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan. It was originally a residence of the Naitō family in the Edo period. Afterward, it became a garden under the management of Japan Imperial Household Agency. It is now a national park under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment.
8. Imperial PalaceBook Free Tour*
The Tokyo Imperial Palace is the main residence of the Emperor of Japan. It is a large park-like area located in the Chiyoda district of the Chiyoda ward of Tokyo and contains several buildings including the Fukiage Palace where the Emperor has his living quarters, the main palace where various ceremonies and receptions take place, some residences of the Imperial Family, an archive, museums and administrative offices.
Zong Chan Temple is a Linji Zong Temple located in Yumura City, Tokyo. The mountain number is Yiwang Mountain. Jianchang Temple in Kamakura is the mountain, and Guangde Temple in Owada, Wuri City, Qiuliuye City is the temple. It was founded in 1615 (the first year of Yuanhe). On the 5th of 1615, the monk Yuxiu Xuanqiu was greeted from Guangde Temple in the city. At the beginning of the mountain, it was located under Tangban in the old Odomo Street near Tamokawa. Due to the flood caused by Tamokawa flooding in 1674 and the influence of Yuchuan Sheung Shui excavation, it moved to the present site in 1695. At that time, there was no temple in Kawasaki Village. According to the policy of Edo shogunate, it was founded as Bodaiji, a villager in Kawasaki Village (now Kawasaki, Yumura City) at that time. Historically, the pharmacist hall in the temple is older than the establishment of Zong Chan Temple. Although the main statue is Sakyamuni Tathagata, the medical king of the mountain is Pharmacist Tathagata. As a symbol of the temple, Pharmacist Hall (Pharmacist Tathagata) has been loved by people since ancient times. On the first Saturday of October, the Tathagata Festival of Pharmacists was held. 88 Spiritual Parades in the New Four Kingdoms of Odomo, No.33 Zagreb.
10. Tokyo National Museum
The Tokyo National Museum or TNM is an art museum in Ueno Park in the Taitō ward of Tokyo, Japan. It is one of the four museums operated by the National Institutes for Cultural Heritage, is considered the oldest national museum in Japan, is the largest art museum in Japan, and is one of the largest art museums in the world. The museum collects, preserves, and displays a comprehensive collection of artwork and cultural objects from Asia, with a focus on ancient and medieval Japanese art and Asian art along the Silk Road. There is also a large collection of Greco-Buddhist art. The museum holds over 110,000 Cultural Properties, including 89 National Treasures of Japan, 319 Horyuji Treasures, and 644 Important Cultural Properties. As of 2022, there were 902 arts and crafts designated national treasures by the Japanese government, meaning the Tokyo National Museum has about 10% of the art and crafts designated national treasures of Japan. In addition, the museum houses over 3000 Cultural Properties deposited by individuals and organizations, including 55 national treasures and 253 important cultural properties. The museum also conducts research and organizes educational events related to its collection.
11. Shiodome Sio-Site
Shiodome is an area in Minato, Tokyo, Japan, located adjacent to Shinbashi and Ginza, near Tokyo Bay and the Hamarikyu Gardens. Formerly a railway terminal, Shiodome has been transformed into one of Tokyo's most modern areas. It is a collection of 11 tiny town districts or cooperative zones, but generally there are three main areas:The Shiodome Sio-Site (シオサイト), a collection of skyscrapers containing mostly businesses, hotels, and restaurants. Its thirteen skyscrapers house the headquarters of All Nippon Airways, Dentsu, Fujitsu, JSR, Mitsui Chemicals, Nippon Express, Nippon TV, Sega Sammy Holdings and Softbank. The western district, located west of the JR tracks and populated by European-style buildings. The southern extension, east of the JR tracks from Hamamatsucho 1-chome. This area is for residential use, and there are three tall apartment buildings located there, along with a small park.
Zhenlong Temple is a temple located in Kitazawa Erdingmu, Setagaya District, Tokyo. It belongs to Cao Dongzong and is the last temple in Daxiongshan (Nanzutang City, Kanagawa Prefecture), which was founded in 1929 (Showa 4 years). Known as "the Tao of Shitian Valley is respected", Tiangou Road, which started as the activity of the festival branch, became "the first day of the dog road in the world", which was loved by people as the main activity of "Frost Coming to Tiangou Festival". This temple and "Frost Wild Dog Sacrifice", as "Dog Sacrifice and True Dragon Temple", were selected as "Hundred Scenes in Shan Ye" in 1983 (Showa 58). In addition, the shrine is also used for stages and activities such as "Xiabeize Music Festival", which is a temple closely related to the local area. Zhenlong Temple moved to Odahara in the spring of 2019 (the first year of Linghe), and Tangyu was demolished.
13. Kiyosumi Gardens
Kiyosumi Garden is a traditional Japanese stroll garden located in Fukagawa, Tokyo. It was constructed along classic principles in 1878–85, during the Meiji Period, by the shipping financier and industrialist Iwasaki Yatarō. By subtle hints in path construction and placement the visitor is led on a walk around the lake. Water-worn boulders were brought in from all over Japan, to give the garden its character; hills and dry waterfalls were constructed with them and two sequences of them form stepping-stones (isowatari) across small inlets of the lake, which almost completely fills the garden, allowing a pathway of many picturesque episodes around its perimeter. In fact only a narrow band of perimeter planting screens the garden from the structures along Kiyosumi Dori. There are three big islands and a teahouse on the pond. The garden covers an area of about 81,000 square metres.
Zenmyōji Temple is a temple located in Kitakarasuyama 4-chome, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo. It belongs to the Jodo Shinshu Otani school, and the main mountain is Higashi Honganji, and the official name is "Sakuradayama Zenmyōji". It was founded in 1647 (Shoho 4), and the old site was Sakurada, Toshima District, Musashi Province (near the current Metropolitan Police Department). Later, after Shiba Kanesugi, it was moved to Azabu Fujimi-cho, Azabu Ward (near the current Tengenji Bridge) in 1898 (Meiji 31). In 1927 (Showa 2) after the Great Kanto Earthquake, it was moved to its current location in Karasuyama. It is a temple that actively tackles various issues such as support for areas affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake, grief care, and the "Zenmyōji Children's Cafeteria", and continues to move forward together with local people.
Senkoji Temple is a temple located in Kitakarasuyama, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo. It is a Jodo sect single temple, and its foundation dates back to 1604 (Keicho 9) in the early Edo period. It was originally located in Shinagawa, but later moved to Bakurocho, and moved again to Asakusa Shinjicho due to the Great Fire of Meireki that occurred in 1657 (Meireki 3). After that, the main hall and storehouse were burned down by the Great Kanto Earthquake in 1923 (Taisho 12), and in 1927 (Showa 2), it was moved to its current location Karasuyama. Senkoji Temple is one of the 26 temples that make up "Karasuyamaji Town". There is the tomb of Kitagawa Utamaro, an ukiyo-e artist of the Edo period, and it is also known as "Utamaroji". Utamaro's grave was designated as a Tokyo Metropolitan Historic Site in 1956 (Showa 31).
Odaiba (お台場) today is a large artificial island in Tokyo Bay, Japan, across the Rainbow Bridge from central Tokyo. Odaiba was initially built in this area for defensive purposes in the 1850s. Reclaimed land offshore Shinagawa was dramatically expanded during the late 20th century as a seaport district, and has developed since the 1990s as a major commercial, residential and leisure area. Odaiba, along with Minato Mirai 21 in Yokohama, is among a few manmade seashores in Tokyo Bay where the waterfront is accessible, and not blocked by industry and harbor areas. For artificial sand beaches in the bay, Sea Park in Kanazawa-ku is suitable for swimming, Odaiba has one, and there are two in Kasai Rinkai Park area looking over to the Tokyo Disneyland.
17. Okuma Auditorium
The Ōkuma Auditorium , officially the Waseda University Ōkuma Memorial Hall , is a Tudor Gothic auditorium of Waseda University in Totsuka, Shinjuku, Tokyo. Designed primarily by Kōichi Satō, construction of the auditorium was planned to begin in 1923 following the death of Waseda founder Ōkuma Shigenobu. Its construction was halted by the 1923 Great Kantō earthquake but eventually began in 1926. It opened in 1927, commemorating the 45th anniversary of the founding of Waseda University. The auditorium includes a large hall with a capacity of over 1,100 seats and a basement hall of about 300 seats. The university's activities, lectures and concerts are held in the auditorium. The clock tower chimes six times a day.
Xinglong Temple is a temple located in Wudingmu, North Wushan, Setagaya District, Tokyo. Belonging to the Rilian Sect, the old Benshan country is the native temple of Dabenshan (six gates). Founded in Tianzheng (1573-1593), it was originally located in Hamamatsu. Later, after moving to Junfu, it was moved to Edo Tangdao in 1591 (19th year of Tianzheng), and Tokugawa family respected it very much. After the Great Kanto Earthquake, it began to migrate to Wushan in 1927 (Showa 2), and ended in 1940 (Showa 15), becoming one of the 26 monasteries that constitute Wushan Temple Town. In the tomb area, there are tombs such as Hasegawa Xuedan, his son and Xuedi, which are famous for serving as illustrations of Edo Scenic Spots.
Hōtōzan Hōju-in Daishin-ji (宝島山峯樹院大信寺), abbreviated Daishin-ji, is a Buddhist temple of the Jōdo sect in Minato, Tokyo, Japan. In 1611, the founder, Ryō-kō Shōnin, was given land for the temple in Minami Hatchōbori by the Tokugawa shogunate. The temple was originally named Hōtōzan. In 1635, it was relocated to its present site in Mita 4 chōme by order of the government, to accommodate the continuing expansion of Edo. In 1636, Ishimura Genzaemon, considered the first shamisen craftsman in Edo, was buried in the temple. From Ishimura Omi, the graves of eleven generations of the family were also constructed there. For this reason, the temple is sometimes nicknamed "The Shamisen Temple."
20. Yūshūkan Japanese military & war museum
The Yūshūkan (遊就館) is a Japanese military and war museum located within Yasukuni Shrine in Chiyoda, Tokyo. As a museum maintained by the shrine, which is dedicated to the souls of soldiers who died fighting on behalf of the Emperor of Japan including convicted war criminals, the museum contains various artifacts and documents concerning Japanese war casualties and military activity from the start of the Meiji Restoration to the end of World War II. The museum was established in 1882, and describes itself as the first and oldest war and military museum in Japan. It has attracted controversy for its revisionism of Japanese's wartime actions and militaristic past.
21. Unyō Maru
Un'yō was a Taiyō-class escort carrier originally built as Yawata Maru (八幡丸), one of three Nitta Maru-class cargo liners built in Japan during the late 1930s. She was transferred to the Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) during the Pacific War, renamed, and was converted into an escort carrier in 1942. The ship spent most of her service ferrying aircraft, cargo and passengers to various bases in the Pacific. Un'yō was badly damaged by an American submarine in early 1944. After repairs were completed in June, the ship resumed transporting aircraft and cargo. During a return voyage from Singapore in September, she was sunk by the submarine USS Barb.
Chōshō-ji (長勝寺) is a Nichiren Buddhist temple located in Ichinoe 6-chome, Edogawa-ku, Tokyo. The mountain number is Mt. Riei. It is also called Zen Gakuin because Zen Gakuin Nisshin was opened in the 11th year of Tensho (1583). The founder, Nisshin, was a disciple of Myokakuji 9th generation Niszumi, and Choshoji Temple was initially the head of Myokakuji. The former main mountain is located in Nakayama, Ichikawa City, Chiba Prefecture, Japan, and the main temple of Nichiren Buddhism, Shōchūzan Hokke-ji Temple. In ancient times, it was called Hokkedo and is said to have been a lodging place for Hokkeji Temple.
23. National Archives of Japan
The Independent Administrative Institution National Archives of Japan preserve Japanese government documents and historical records and make them available to the public. Although Japan's reverence for its unique history and art is well documented and illustrated by collections of art and documents, there is almost no archivist tradition. Before the creation of the National Archives, there was a scarcity of available public documents which preserve "grey-area" records, such as internal sources to show a process which informs the formation of a specific policy or the proceedings of various committee meetings.
24. Tobacco & Salt Museum
Tobacco and Salt Museum (Japanese:たばこと塩の博物館) is located in Sumida-ku, Tokyo. It was established in 1978 and run by Japan Tobacco. The museum was originally located in Shibuya, but in 2015 it was relocated to Sumida. The museum has about 38,000 artifacts that shows the history of tobacco and salt both from Japan and overseas. It holds a 1.4 tonne rock salt from Poland along with other blocks of rock salts that are brought from various parts of world. There is also a replica of a Mayan shrine from South America to show the place from where tobacco was first used.
Tōkō-ji (東光寺, Tōkōji) is a temple of the Tendai sect located in Futaba 1-chome, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo. The mountain number is Kuonzan Fudoin, and the main statue is Amida Buddha. The war memorial tower next to the mountain gate is an animal memorial tower for animals such as war horses, military dogs, and carrier pigeons that were victims of war. In the middle of the approach, there is a toilet guard hall where King Urasha Suma Ming called Tousu was enshrined. As a pilgrimage shrine, it also enshrines Bishamonten, one of the seven lucky gods of Ebara.
26. Sainenji Temple
Xinian Temple is a pure land temple located in Ruoye Erdingmu, Shinjuku District, Tokyo. It is specially called Xinian Temple of Shan'an Nursing Home. As the family minister of Tokugawa Ieyasu, Hattori Masahiro (Shimada Hanzo), known as the Sixteen Gods of Tokugawa, is widely known as the temple of Kaiji. This temple is the Bodaiji of Hattori, and there are tombs of Hattori clan who are becoming the first. In addition, it is said that the support tower he built for Shin Kang, the eldest son of Tokugawa Ieyasu, exists, and Masahiro was the guard at that time.
27. Misaki Inari Shrine
Misaki Inari Shrine (三崎稲荷神社, Misaki Inari-jinja) is a Shinto shrine located in Kanda Misaki-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo. It is said to have been built before the Kamakura period. It has been confirmed that it was in Hongo in the middle of the Muromachi period, but after that, it was repeatedly moved several times and became the current location in 1905 (Meiji 38). Revered by the third shogun, Tokugawa Iemitsu, and the daimyo who climbed the castle always visited the castle to purify his mind and body, so it is also called "Inari of Purification".
Nippara Shōnyūdō is located 1052 Nippara, Okutama, Nishitama District, Tokyo, and is a limestone cave. Its distance ranges over 1270m from the entrance to the end, and its altitude is 134m from the depths to the ceiling. And, it has registered Natural monument in Tokyo, the cave's scale equals Roukokudō, which is famous as utmost scale cave in Kanto region. The cave was flourished as Sacred mountains at the time. At present it is famous as tourist site. The cave is opened throughout almost the year excluding between 30 December and 3 January.
29. The Sumida Hokusai Museum
The Sumida Hokusai Museum of Art is a public art museum located in Kamezawa, Sumida-ku, Tokyo, Japan. It opened on November 22, 2016 (Heisei 28). It is said that Katsushika Hokusai, an ukiyo-e artist in the late Edo period, lived his life in the Honsho neighborhood (a corner of present-day Sumida Ward), and that he was born in the Honsho wari sewage. , Kamezawa on the line of the current "Hokusai Street", which corresponds to the "Minamiwari Sewage Stream" at that time, is also included in the related places, so it was established in this area.
30. Edo Tokyo Museum
The Edo-Tokyo Museum is a historical museum located at 1-4-1 Yokoami, Sumida-Ku, Tokyo in the Ryogoku district. The museum opened in March 1993 to preserve Edo's cultural heritage, and features city models of Edo and Tokyo between 1590 and 1964. It was the first museum built dedicated to the history of Tokyo. Some main features of the permanent exhibitions are the life-size replica of the Nihonbashi, which was the bridge leading into Edo; scale models of towns and buildings across the Edo Meiji, and Showa periods; and the Nakamuraza theatre.
31. Shinagawa community park
Shunchuan District People's Park is the largest comprehensive park among district parks with the theme of "Flower and Square, Water and Green Park". There are also Shinawawa Aquarium and Shinawawa Residents Park Outdoor Swimming Pool in the park, which are divided into Cherry Blossom Square, Sports Square, Game Square, Tide Square, etc. There are game facilities, sports facilities (juvenile baseball field, tennis court, swimming pool), camping ground, and 10,000 square meters of artificial lake "Shengdao Sea" using water flow and seawater.
32. Oi Central Seaside Park Sports Forest
The second sports arena of Dajing Wharf Central Waterfront Park is located in Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo, and belongs to Tokyo. Together with other facilities in the sports forest of Dajing Wharf Central Waterfront Park, Hibiya Amenis South Area (18 parks) Group operates and manages as designated managers. There are also track and field fields, the first arena and six baseball fields in the sports forest. In addition, although it is not in the forest of sports, there is also Daejeon Stadium where professional baseball games can be held nearby.
33. Yoyogi Park
Yoyogi Park is a park in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan. It is located adjacent to Harajuku Station and Meiji Shrine in Yoyogikamizonochō. The park is a popular Tokyo destination, especially on Sundays when it is used as a gathering place for Japanese rock music fans, jugglers, comedians, martial arts clubs, cosplayers and other subculture and hobby groups. In spring, thousands of people visit the park to enjoy the cherry blossom during hanami. The landscaped park has picnic areas, bike paths, cycle rentals, public sport courts, and a dog run.
Sensō-ji is an ancient Buddhist temple located in Asakusa, Tokyo, Japan. It is Tokyo's oldest temple, and one of its most significant. Formerly associated with the Tendai sect of Buddhism, it became independent after World War II. It is dedicated to Kannon, the bodhisattva of compassion, and is the most widely visited spiritual site in the world with over 30 million visitors annually. Adjacent to the temple is a five-story pagoda, the Asakusa Shinto shrine, as well as many shops with traditional goods in the Nakamise-dōri.
Kajiwara Hachiman Shrine (梶原八幡神社, Kajiwara Hachiman Jinja) is a Shinto shrine located in Motohachioji-cho, Hachioji, Tokyo. The official name is "Hachiman Shrine". The shrine began when Kajiwara Kagetoki, a vassal of Minamoto no Yoritomo, completed the construction of the palace of Tsuruoka Hachimangu Shrine in the second year of its founding (1191) due to the possession of this area, and was enshrined in June of the same year as a gift of the old deity body at the time of the regular restoration.
Miniature Pigs, also called mini pig, or American Mini Pig. Pygmy pig, are small breeds of domestic pig, such as the Vietnamese Pot-Bellied pig, Göttingen minipig, Juliana pig, Choctaw hog, or Kunekune. Miniature pigs can usually be distinguished from other pigs by their pot belly, a swayed back, a chubby figure, a rounded head, a short snout, short legs, a short neck, and a tail with thick hair at the end. Typically, miniature pigs will range in weight from about 70 pounds (32 kg) to 300 pounds (140 kg).
37. Yomiuri Land
Yomiuriland is an amusement park in Inagi, Tokyo, Japan that first opened in 1964. It is situated on hillsides, and features rides such as roller coasters and water flumes. It is home to Yomiuri Giants Stadium, one of the training fields for the Yomiuri Giants baseball team, and was the primary training ground before Tokyo Dome was completed. It is operated and run by the Yomiuri Group, the parent of media conglomerate Yomiuri Shimbun. A bath house was constructed to attract more senior citizens.
The Suzugamori execution grounds were one of many sites in the vicinity of Edo where the Tokugawa shogunate executed criminals, anti-government conspirators and Christians in the Edo period. Others sites included Shibaguchi, Honzaimokuchou, Itabashi, near the Torigoe Myoujin shrine, in front of Saihouji in Kondobashi, and Kotsukappara. The Suzugamori grounds were established in 1651 and operated until 1871. During this 220 year time period, an estimated 100,000 people were executed at Suzugamori.
Suwakata Shrine (舏方神社, Suwakata-jinja) is a Shinto shrine located in Arakawa Ward, Tokyo. Shinbori (Nippori) and Yanaka's general guard. One of the shrines of Suwa worship headquartered at Suwa Taisha Shrine. The annual festival is held in August every year. Street stalls line the precincts and surrounding roads, and are crowded with many people. At the grand festival called the Mikamiko Festival, which is held once every three years, the head office mikoshi passes through the town.
40. Mitaka Forest Ghibli Museum
The Ghibli Museum is a museum showcasing the work of the Japanese animation studio Studio Ghibli. It is located in Inokashira Park in Mitaka, a western city of Tokyo, Japan. The museum combines features of a children's museum, technology museum, and a fine arts museum, and is dedicated to the art and technique of animation. Features include a replica of the Catbus from My Neighbor Totoro (1988), a café, bookstore, rooftop garden, and a theater for exclusive short films by Studio Ghibli.
41. Akasaka Imperial Estate
The Akasaka Estate is a park-like Japanese Imperial Estate, site of several major existing and former Imperial residences in the district of Moto-Akasaka, Minato Special Ward, Tokyo. Besides Prince Hitachi, who lives in Higashi, Shibuya, and the Emperor Emeritus, who lives in Takanawa Residence until April 2022, many members of the Imperial Family have their official residence on this estate, currently including the Emperor himself. The estate is not accessible to the general public.
42. Shinjuku Bunka Center
Shinjuku Bunka Center (新宿Bunka Center) is a cultural complex in Shinjuku Ward, located in Shinjuku 6-chome, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo. The official name is Shinjuku Cultural Center. There are large and small halls, rehearsal rooms, conference rooms, exhibition rooms, restaurants, etc. In addition to ward-related events, the hall also hosts many performances such as orchestral concerts, ballets, and musicals, and is a facility visited by many users both inside and outside Shinjuku City.
Tōzen-ji (東禅寺), is a Buddhist temple located in Takanawa, Minato, Tokyo, Japan. The temple belongs to the Myōshin-ji branch of the Rinzai school of Japanese Zen. One of the four great Zen temples of Edo, it is best known in history as the location of the first British legation in Japan during the Bakumatsu period and the site of a number of incidents against foreigners by pro-sonnō jōi samurai. The temple's precincts were designated a National Historic Site in 2010.
44. Former Shibarikyu Gardens
The Kyū Shiba Rikyū Garden (旧芝離宮恩賜庭園), also known as Kyū Shiba Rikyū Onshi Teien is a public garden and former imperial garden in Minato ward, Tokyo, Japan. The garden is one of four surviving Edo-period clan gardens in Tokyo, the others being Koishikawa Kōraku-en, Rikugi-en, and Hama Rikyu Garden. Kyū Shiba Rikyū is often regarded as the most beautifully designed garden in Tokyo, and was once called the "most beautiful" scene in Japan.
Hachiman Yakumo Shrine (八幡八雲神社, Hachimanyakumo Jinja) is a Shinto shrine located in Motoyokoyama-cho, Hachioji, Tokyo. It is a joint enshrinement of Hachiman Shrine (Hachimangu) and Yakumo Shrine (Tennogu), with Honda Betsuson (Emperor Ojin) and Soreimeison as deities. The former shrine is a gōsha. In Hachioji, it is revered as the eastern guardian Hachiman Hachikumo Shrine and the west guard Taga Shrine (located in Motohongo-cho, Hachioji City).
46. Nissay Theatre
The Nissay Theatre is a theatre in Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan. It is located in the Nissay Hibiya Building, designed by the architect Togo Murano. It was completed in 1963 and opened with a performance by the Deutsche Oper Berlin. Since then it has been used to stage productions of the performing arts, Kabuki, operas, and musicals. For many years, until the company acquired its first permanent theater, it staged numerous productions by the Shiki Theatre Company.
The former Tama Seiseki Memorial Hall is a historical building and exhibition facility located in Renkoji Temple, Tama City, Tokyo. It is located in Tokyo Metropolitan Sakuragaoka Park. It was created in 1930 (Showa 5) to commemorate the visit of Emperor Meiji to this area, and was renovated and renamed in the late Showa period. It is a designated cultural property of Tama City and an important historical building in the Tokyo Metropolitan Landscape.
48. Anamori-Inari shrine
Cave Shou Daohe Shrine is located at No.7, No.2, Wudingmu, Haneda, Daejeon-ku, Tokyo. Sacrificing God is a blessing. It not only represents the Inaho Shrine in Tokyo, but also is well known as a shrine for aviation safety and travel safety because of the history of Tokyo International Airport (Haneda Airport), which has been related to the aviation industry since Taisho era and the geographical location of the shrine closest to the airport.
49. Manganji Temple
Mangan-ji (満願寺) is a Buddhist temple located in the Setagaya Ward of Tokyo, Japan. The temple is also called Todoroki Fudō (等々力不動), after a famous image in one of its chapels. The temple is noteworthy as being the 17th on the Bandō Sanjūroku Fudōson Reijō pilgrimage route of 36 temples in the Kantō region dedicated to Fudō Myōō. The temple currently belongs to the Shingon-shū Chisan-ha school of Japanese Buddhism.
The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Architecture is a museum under the jurisdiction of the Agency for Cultural Affairs established for the purpose of collecting and storing materials (drawings, models, etc.) related to modern and contemporary architecture in Japan to prevent deterioration, dissipation, and outflow overseas, as well as for investigative research on buildings, educational activities, and exhibition of materials.
51. NHK Studio Park
NHK Studio Park (NHK Studio Park) was a tourist facility located in the NHK Broadcasting Center in Jinnan, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo. It was opened to the public in 1965 as the "Visitor Course", renamed "NHK Exhibition Plaza" in 1985, and reopened on March 22, 1995 as part of the 70th anniversary commemoration of broadcasting. Closed in May 2020 due to the reconstruction plan of the broadcasting center. His nickname and abbreviation is Stapa .
52. Kakurinji Temple
Kakurinji Temple is a Nichiren Buddhist temple located in Shirokanedai 1-chome, Minato-ku, Tokyo. The mountain number is Mt. Saisho. Since the tablets and statues of Katō Kiyomasa are enshrined, it is commonly known as Seishōkō. It is called "Kiyomasa-sama" by the residents of the vicinity and is worshipped as a temple for praying for victory. The former main mountain is the birth temple of the main mountain. Chaoshi Hōen.
53. Ueno Zoological Gardens
The Ueno Zoo is a 14.3-hectare (35-acre) zoo, managed by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, and located in Taitō, Tokyo, Japan. It is Japan's oldest zoo, opened on March 20, 1882. It is served by Ueno Station, Keisei Ueno Station and Nezu Station, with convenient access from several public transportation networks. The Ueno Zoo Monorail, the first monorail in the country, connects the eastern and western parts of the grounds.
Wada Inari Shrine (和田稲荷神社, Wada Inari-jinja) is an Inari shrine located in Shakujii-cho, Nerima-ku, Tokyo. The registered name of the religious corporation is Inari Shrine. Also known as Dengoro Inari or Wadabori Inari. In the past, it was a guardian of the surrounding Wada district, but since the Meiji period, it has been enshrined in the Shakujii Hikawa Shrine adjacent to the south side of Shakujii Park.
55. Museum of Maritime Science
The Museum of Maritime Science is a marine science museum located in Higashiyashio, Shinagawa, Tokyo on Odaiba island, Japan. Exhibits include Japanese boats, items related to the navy, shipping industry, fishing, sailing, maritime recreation, ship design and building, and the environment of the seas and oceans around Japan. The museum building itself is modelled after the British ocean liner Queen Elizabeth 2.
56. Kasai Rinkai Park
Kasai Rinkai Park is a park in Edogawa, Tokyo, Japan, it contains Diamond and flower ferris wheel, form the tallest ferris wheel in the world. which officially opened on 1 June 1989. The park includes a bird sanctuary and the Tokyo Sea Life Park aquarium. It was built on reclaimed land which includes two manmade islands, an observation deck and a hotel. It is the second-largest park in the 23 wards of Tokyo.
57. Mita Hachiman Shrine
Mita Hachiman Jinja (御田八幡神社) is a Shinto shrine in Mita 3-7-16, Minato, Tokyo, Japan. Its festival is on 15 August. God's Name: Hondawakeno Mikoto (誉田別尊命), Amenokoyaneno Mikoto (天児屋根命), Takenouchi Sukuneno Mikoto (武内宿禰命) Shrines in precincts: Gokō Inari Jinja (五光稲荷神社), Mikage Jinja (御嶽神社) Facilities in precincts: Kaguraden, Chōzuya, Shamusho.
Shanlong Temple is a Rilianzong Temple located in Honxiang Town, Hachioji City, Tokyo. The mountain name is Xingrong Mountain. Old Benshan is the temple of Benmen on the pond, and the edge of Shenleban on the pond. Sacrifice to one of the Eight Princes and Seven Blessings. In the courtyard, there are monuments built by disciples of Zengtian Zangliu (swordsmen), and wooden swords of Zangliu are collected.
Shirahatazuka Kofun (白旗塚古墳, Shirahatazuka Kofun) is an ancient tomb located in Higashi-Ioki, Adachi-ku, Tokyo. Round burial mound. Designated as a Tokyo Metropolitan Designated Historic Site on February 6, 1975 (Showa 50). It is estimated to date from the first half of the 6th century in the late Kofun period, but no detailed archaeological survey has been conducted as of July 2020 (Reiwa 2).
60. Fire Museum
The Fire Museum is a museum located in Yotsuya, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, that exhibits materials related to the history and activities of the Tokyo Fire Department. It is attached to the Yotsuya Fire Station. Opened on December 3, 1992. The mascot character is "Fire-kun". The alphabetic notation is "Fire museum". It is also called the Tokyo Fire Department Fire and Disaster Prevention Resource Center.
61. Waseda University Tsubouchi Memorial Theatre Museum
The Tsubouchi Memorial Theatre Museum of Waseda University is a university museum devoted to the history of drama, with facilities used for cultural performances from all over the world. The museum was named for Tsubouchi Shōyō, a famous writer known for his work with theater and translation of the collected works of Shakespeare into Japanese. It is commonly known as Enpaku in Japanese.
Wikipedia: Waseda University Tsubouchi Memorial Theatre Museum (EN), Website
62. Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre
Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre is a centre for the performing arts located in Ikebukuro, Toshima, Tokyo, Japan. It opened in 1990 and is operated by Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture. There is a concert hall with 1999 seats and a playhouse with 834 seats as well as a number of smaller spaces. Yoshinobu Ashihara was the architect, with acoustical design by Nagata Acoustics.
Tamonin (多文院) is a temple located in Kitakarasuyama, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo. It belongs to the Shingon sect Toyoyama school, and the main mountain is Hase-dera Temple, and the official name is "Kongosan Sadganji Tamon-in". It was founded in 1615 (the first year of the Genwa era), and the old site was Kakukaku (near the current Nishi-Shinjuku 1-chome, Shinjuku-ku) along the Koshu Kaido.
64. Daienji Temple
Dayuan Temple is a Cao Dongzong temple located in Xiangqiu, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo. The mountain is Jinlong Mountain. It is famous for the temple where treasures are hidden. This hall is dedicated to the Seven Guanyin related to Takamura Guangyun, and it is the Dojo for all Buddhas of 103rd generation. In addition, the tombs of Oda Hideo's Support Tower, Shihe, Beifan, Xinghe and Yitian exist.
Miaofu Temple is a Rilianzong temple located in Sanlun Town, Machida City, Tokyo. Founded by Riyi in the second year of Mingde (1391). The mountain name is Changyou Mountain. The old mountain is Miaoben Temple in Biqigu, and the edge of the law extends in the middle of the pool. In the next three rounds, the tombs of Guhu Hengxue in Yutian were designated as historical sites in Tokyo.
Hongshan Temple is a Rilianzong Temple located in Honmachida, Machida City, Tokyo. The mountain number is to live in the mountain for a long time, and the courtyard number is to establish a good courtyard. The old mountain is a temple that extends the mountain for a long time, and the Chi Shangfang learns from the law. The current abbot is Yoshino Xiangrou (Master Hailong Courtyard).
67. Tokyo Dome City Attractions
Tokyo Dome City Attractions is an amusement park located next to the Tokyo Dome in Bunkyō, Tokyo, Japan, and forms a part of the Tokyo Dome City entertainment complex. It opened in 1958, and was formerly known as Korakuen Amusement Park until April 2003. It was one of the most popular amusement parks in Tokyo. Rides include the Big O Ferris wheel and Thunder Dolphin roller coaster.
Great Griffin Shrine (Great Griffin Shrine) is a shrine of native gods in Huaba area, Zuli District, Tokyo, also known as Huaba Great Griffin Shrine (Huaban Great Griffin Shrine). It is said that Qianmen City is the origin of "Unitary City" activities in various places, and its headquarters is located in "Big Bird Society". It is now published in "Edo Scenic Area Map Association".
69. National Theatre
The National Theatre of Japan is a complex consisting of three halls in two buildings in Hayabusachō, a district in Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan. The Japan Arts Council, an Independent Administrative Institution of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, operates the National Theatre. It primarily stages performances of traditional Japanese performing arts.
70. Myozoji Temple
Myōzoji is a Nichiren Buddhist temple located in Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo. The mountain number is Mount Falun. The former main mountain is Kominato Birth Temple, Deshi Hōen. In the precincts are the graves of Shunputei Yanagie (rakugo artist) and Nara Norii (metalworker and disciple of Zenzo Nara). There is also a monument to Takeo Hirose because he lived there for a time.
71. Tokyo Waterworks Historical Museum
The Tokyo Waterworks Historical Museum is a public museum in Tokyo, Japan. It is the history museum for the development of the freshwater supply and distribution in Tokyo. The museum was opened on 15 April 1995. The museum consists of two exhibition floors and a library on the third floor. It is located in Hongō next to the Hongō Water Supply Station Park. Admission is free.
72. Former Yasuda Gardens
The former Yasuda Garden is a daimyō garden located in Yokoami 1-chome, Sumida-ku, Tokyo, and was developed as a tide strolling garden. It consists of a heart-shaped pond floating on a small island surrounded by old trees and a walking path. Yukimi lanterns are arranged, and carp and turtles play in the pond. The ebb and flow of the water level is artificially reproduced.
Jōjūin is a temple of the Shingon sect Chizan sect located in Taito-ku, Tokyo. There is a temple of the same name in Moto-Asakusa, the same ward, about 400 meters east of our hospital. That temple is also a Shingon sect Chizan school. In order to avoid confusion, our hospital was once located in the rice fields of Shitaya, so it is also called "Shitaya Tanaka Seijuin".
74. Tokyo Ramen Street
Ramen Street is an area in the underground mall of the Tokyo Station railway station's Yaesu side that has eight restaurants specializing in ramen dishes. Some of the restaurants at Ramen Street include Rokurinsha, which specializes in tsukemen, Kanisenmon Keisuke, specializing in crab ramen dishes, and Nidaime Keisuke Ebi Soba Gaiden, specializing in prawn ramen dishes.
Shangsheng Temple is a Rilianzong temple located in the valley of Taitung District, Tokyo. The mountain name is Foshou Mountain. The old mountain is the legal edge of Yuze Miao Hokkeji and Xiaoxi Yicheng Temple. Sacrifice the statue of the saint in Rilian, which is made by the method of passing on the sun. There is a cemetery with long weeds (painters) in the courtyard.
The Old Ministry of Justice Building (法務省旧本館), also known as the Red-Brick Building (赤れんが棟), is an historical building in the Kasumigaseki district of Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan. It previously served as the headquarters of the Ministry of Justice and continues to house certain offices of the ministry. It is designated as an Important Cultural Property.
Wikipedia: Old Ministry of Justice Building (EN), Heritage Website
77. Horikiri Iris Garden
Horikiri Iris Garden is a park (botanical garden) under the jurisdiction of Katsushika Ward located in Horikiri 2-chome, Katsushika-ku, Tokyo. It is known as a famous place for irises. It is also the common name of the nearest station, Horikiri Iris Garden Station on the Keisei Main Line and the surrounding area. Pets are allowed as long as they are in a cage or cart.
78. Hirakushi denchu Art museum
The Kodaira Hirakushi Denchu Art Museum is an art museum in the city of Kodaira in western Tokyo, Japan, dedicated to the life and work of Japanese master wood sculptor Hirakushi Denchū (1872–1979). The museum preserves the last home and studio of Denchu, where he moved in 1970, and has a purpose-built exhibition annex building housing many of the sculptor's works.
Hosoda Shrine (Hosoda Jinja) is a Shinto shrine located in Katsushika Ward, Tokyo. In addition, the name of the religious corporation in Tokyo that has jurisdiction over the religious corporation is "Religious corporation Inari Shrine", but since the official website, company name markers and ema are also "Hosoda Shrine", "Hosoda Shrine" will be used in this section.
Keiunji Temple is a temple of the Hokke-sect, located in Nishi-Nippori, Arakawa-ku, Tokyo. The mountain number is Hōjōzan. The end of Washizan Temple. It has a wooden Bishamonten statue (created by Higashi Koun after the 9th year of Kansei) and the only one in the ward to be inscripted on November 5, Enpo 8 (both registered cultural properties of Arakawa Ward).
81. Myoshoji Park
Miaozhengsi Park is a park located in Sugiyama District, Shimizu, Sugiyama District, Tokyo. With Miaozheng Temple Pool, the water source of Miaozheng Temple River, as the center, amusement facilities and squares are set up, which are famous as rest places for surrounding residents. In the park, a tributary Jingcao River (now an culvert) joins Miaozhengsi River.
82. Ryusenji Meguro Fudo
Ryūsenji (瀧泉寺) also known as the Meguro Fudō is a Buddhist temple located in Meguro, Tokyo, Japan. The temple currently belongs to the Tendai school of Japanese Buddhism, and its main image is a hibutsu statue of Fudō-myōō. The temple is 18th of the Kantō Sanjūroku Fudō pilgrimage route of 36 temples in the Kantō region dedicated to Fudō-myōō.
83. Zenkoku-ji Temple
Shanguo Temple is a Rilianzong Temple located in Shenleban, Shinjuku District, Tokyo. It is widely known as "Shenleban Samantha" and "Shenleban Samantha". Old Ben Mountain is Benmen Temple on Big Ben Mountain Pool, which is called Zhen Hu Shan Guo Temple. According to legend, Tokugawa Ieyasu opened the foundation, and the Japanese family started the mountain.
84. Tamarokuto Science Center
The Tamarokuto Science Museum is a science museum located at 5-10-64 Shibakubo-cho, Nishitokyo City, Tokyo. It has one of the largest planetariums in the world. It is established by the Tama Rokuto Science Museum Association, a partial administrative union consisting of Kodaira City, Higashimurayama City, Kiyose City, Higashikurume City, and Nishitokyo City.
Kokudo Annonji Temple is a Nichiren Buddhist temple located in Shimane, Adachi-ku, Tokyo. The mountain number is Mt. Nagaku. The former main mountain is Daihonzan Hokkeji Temple (Zhongshan Monryū) and Datsushi Hōen (Jūjukai). A statue of the grandmaster who is said to have been made by the second generation of the Nakayama Hokke Sutra Temple is enshrined.
Myogenji is a Nichiren Buddhist temple located in Horikiri, Katsushika-ku, Tokyo. The mountain number is Mt. Shokaku. The former main mountain is Sano Myokenji Temple, Shioshi Hōen. There is a tomb of Azumi Rensai (a Confucian of the Shoheizaka Academy in the late Edo period), which is a designated cultural property of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government.
87. Torikoe Shrine
Torikoe Shrine (鳥越神社, Torikoe Jinja) is a Shinto shrine located in Torigoe, Taito-ku, Tokyo. It is said that it began in the 2nd year of Hakujō (651), when the Japan was enshrined and called Shiratori Shrine, and it is said that the Minamoto Yoshiie, who served in the previous nine years, visited this area and changed it to Torigoe Daimyojin.
Daijoin is a Nichiren Buddhist temple located in Nishi-Ōizumi 5-chome, Nerima-ku, Tokyo. It is named Araiyama Enfukuji Temple. The former main mountain is Nishinakayama Myofukuji Temple, Datsushi Hōen (Traditional Pearl Society). In the Edo period, it flourished as a prayer place for the Kuze Yamato guardian family, the lord of the Sekijuku domain.
89. Tama Zoological Park
The Tama Zoological Park is a zoo, owned by the government of Tokyo Metropolis, and located in Hino, Tokyo, Japan. The Tama Zoo was opened on May 5, 1958, originally as a branch of the Ueno Zoo. The zoo aims to use its large site – 52 ha, compared to the 14.3 ha of the Ueno Zoo – to show its animals moving in a more free and natural environment.
Zongzhi Temple is a Fengshan Temple of True Word Sect located in Nishihsini, Zuli District, Tokyo, and is widely known by the general name of Nishihsini Master. The name of the mountain is Wuzhi Mountain, and the name of the temple is called Wuzhi Mountain Bianzhaoyuan Zongzhi Temple. Since ancient times, it has also been called "Koyasan of Kanto".
91. Marishiten Tokudaiji
Deda Temple is a Rilianzong Temple located near Ami Hengding, 4 Ding Mu, Ueno, Taitung District, Tokyo. The mountain name is Miaoxuan Mountain. This deity is Datura stramonium. It is also called Xiagu Molizhi Heaven because of the sacrifice of Molizhi Heaven. Old Ben Mountain is Hokkekyo Temple in Zhongshan, Daben Mountain. Pro-teacher's fate.
Itsukushima Shrine (甘嶋神社, Itsukushima-jinja) is a Shinto shrine located in Yochocho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo. The deity of the festival is Ichikishima Hime, but since this was practiced with the Buddhist benzaiten, it is known as a shrine that enshrines Benzaiten, the seven lucky gods of Shinjuku Yamate. It is commonly known as Nukebenten.
Xinaoze Station (Xinaoze Station) is the station (abandoned station) of Xinaoze Line of Muhei Putian Electric Railway (now East Express Electric Railway), which used to be located in Dongyuchuan Town, Setagaya District, Tokyo City, Tokyo Prefecture (now Dongyuchuan Erdingmu, Setagaya District, Tokyo). This is the terminus of the New Oze Line.
Sosokuji Temple is a temple located in Izumicho, Hachioji, Tokyo. The sect is the Pure Land sect. Chosen as one of the 88 Views of Hachioji (Historical and Cultural Scenery), the Randoseru Jizo (described later), which is also the subject of fairy tales, is famous. It was also used as a temple to ward off the demon gate of Hachioji Castle.
Rengeji Temple (蓮華寺) is a Nichiren Buddhist temple located in Ekota, Nakano-ku, Tokyo. The mountain number is Mt. Starlight. There is the grave of Enryo Inoue (Toyo University, the founder of the Philosopher's Hall) and the Japanese scholar Hideken Iba. The former main mountain is Ikegami Honmonji Temple, Tatsushi Hōen (Shigejukai).
Suwa Shrine (舏和神社, Suwajinja) is a Shinto shrine located in Shibasaki-cho, Tachikawa, Tokyo. It is considered to be a famous shrine for lion dance and sumo wrestling. This section also describes the Hachiman Shrine of the Joint Enshrinement Shrine and the Inari Shrine of Suesha, which are enshrined side by side in the main shrine.
Dengming Temple is a Xinyi Zhenyan Temple located in Hirai, Edogawa District, Tokyo. The mountain number is Mingya Mountain. The courtyard number is Ming Wang Courtyard. This deity is the immovable king. There is a holy heaven in the courtyard, which has concentrated faith since ancient times and is also called the holy heaven of Hirai.
98. Arakawa Shizen Koen Park
Arakawa Nature Park is a park in Arakawa, Tokyo. It was first opened in 1974, and is built on artificial ground placed over the Tokyo Mikawashima Wastewater Treatment Plant. The park features a garden, playground, bicycle track for children, baseball field, and tennis courts. In 1982 it was selected as one of the 'New Tokyo 100 Views.'
99. Myoenji Temple
Myōenji is a Nichiren Buddhist temple located in Shirokanedai, Minato-ku, Tokyo. The mountain number is Mt. Seitaki. The former main mountain is the main temple Kaiminobuzan Kuonji Temple, Shioshi Hōen. Worship the Great Bodhisattva of Myōmi, whom Takimoto worshipped from Ashikaga Yoshiteru. Yamate Seven Lucky Gods Juju, Fukurokuju.
100. Daigyoji Temple
Daigyōji Temple is a Nichiren Buddhist temple located in Yanaka, Taito-ku, Tokyo. The mountain number is Enmyōzan. The former main mountain is Honsho Hoonji Temple and Konishi Hōen. The oldest temple in the Yanaka area. In the precincts is the grave of Matsuo Sasaki, who served as the chairman of the War Victims Relief Association.
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