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Ikebukuro / Bunkyo

Ikebukuro, Tokyo

People of different generations mingle, and amusement and culture meet in Ikebukuro. The Toden Arakawa Line is the only street car remaining in Tokyo, as its route goes through streets with a distinctive atmosphere. In front of the West Exit of JR Ikebukuro Station, there is the Tokyo metropolitan Art Space, which is an important center of culture. On the East side, the outstanding 60-story building in part of Sunshine City, where you can find many must-see spots including Namco Namjatown with its food theme park, the Sunshine Aquarium and the Ancient Orient Museum.

Homyo-ji Temple (Zohshigaya Kishimojin)Homyo-ji Temple (Zohshigaya Kishimojin)
Homyo-ji Temple was originally established in 810 as a temple of Shingon Buddhism, Iko-ji T …  more »
History
Ikebukuro Entertainment HallIkebukuro Entertainment Hall
Ikebukuro Entertainment Hall was founded in 1951. In the small hall with 92 seats, you can  …  more »
Entertainment
Jiyu-gakuen Myonichi-kanJiyu-gakuen Myonichi-kan
Myonichi-kan was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, an architect who also designed the Imperia …  more »
History
Konica Minolta Planetarium “Manten”Konica Minolta Planetarium 'Manten'
Located in Sunshine City, the planetarium is operated by a manufacturer of planetarium devi …  more »
Entertainment
Namco NamjatownNamco Namjatown
Namco Namjatown is an indoor theme park that lets you enjoy everything from amusement to fo …  more »
EntertainmentFood / Shopping
Sunshine AquariumSunshine Aquarium
Sunshine Aquarium is Japan’s first rooftop aquarium. Here, visitors can gain an extraordina …  more »
Entertainment
Sunshine CitySunshine City
The massive commercial complex of Sunshine City has served as a landmark of Ikebukuro for o …  more »
EntertainmentFood / ShoppingLandmark
Tokyo Metropolitan TheatreTokyo Metropolitan Theatre
Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre is a cultural center in Tokyo where various performances of clas …  more »
Museum / Gallery
ToshimaenToshimaen
Toshimaen is an amusement park which still has the atmosphere of the good old days when it  …  more »
Entertainment
TOYOTA Autosalon AMLUX TokyoTOYOTA Autosalon AMLUX Tokyo
TOYOTA Autosalon AMLUX Tokyo displays approximately 70 of Toyota’s vehicles, including thei …  more »
Entertainment

Bunkyo, Tokyo

Situated in the middle of Tokyo’s 23 wards area, Bunkyo is a residential and educational center.

Eisei-Bunko MuseumEisei-Bunko Museum
Eisei-Bunko Museum stands in the place where a residence of the Hosokawa Family, the feudal …  more »
Museum / Gallery
Koishikawa-Korakuen GardenKoishikawa-Korakuen Garden
Koishikawa-Korakuen is associated with Mito-Tokugawa family. The garden was constructed by  …  more »
HistoryPark / Garden
Kyu-Furukawa-teien GardensKyu-Furukawa-teien Gardens
The property was originally the residence of a foreign minister in the Meiji Period (1868 – …  more »
HistoryPark / Garden
Rikugi-en GardenRikugi-en Garden
Rikugi-en Garden was constructed by Yanagisawa Yoshiyasu in 1702. The garden was made in a  …  more »
HistoryPark / Garden
Tokyo Dome CityTokyo Dome City
Tokyo Dome City is an exciting entertainment district centered around the all-weather baseb …  more »
EntertainmentFood / ShoppingSpa / Hot spring

Notes

Entertainment Entertainment Food / Shopping Food / Shopping History History
Landmark Landmark Museum / Gallery Museum / Gallery Nature Nature
Park / Garden Park / Garden Spa / Hot spring Spa / Hot spring Others Others