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Akihabara Electric Town (Akihabara Denki-gai)

Travel Guide - Akihabara Electric Town (Akihabara Denki-gai)

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Akihabara Electric Town features bustling streets with specialty shops of electric appliances and pop culture. It is one of the largest electronics quarters in the world, lined with a number of electronics stores that offer PC equipment, office automation equipment, and home appliances. In addition, there are also a variety of shops specializing in computer software and video game as well as Anime and Manga.
With the increase of foreign tourists today, many duty-free stores stock appliances designed for overseas use, and most of the employees working in such stores are fluent in several languages; therefore customers can easily purchase overseas models and products here.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Varies according to the shop / facility

ClosedClosed

  • Varies according to the shop / facility

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • Short walk from JR Akihabara Station
  • 2 minutes walk from Akihabara Station on the Tsukuba Express (01)
  • 5 minutes walk from Akihabara Station on the Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line (H15)
  • 5 minutes walk from Suehirocho Station on the Tokyo Metro Ginza Line (G14)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • Sotokanda, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 101-0021

TweetsTweets

monksoffunk(もんく)Zinc/Attack25販売中 @monksoffunkJP - 2019-09-22
RT @redditmechbot: Visited a mechanical keyboard shop near Akihabara, Tokyo today. I wish I didn’t have to leave. - Source: https://t.co/KQ
いのまさ @inomasa08008 - 2019-09-22
@TechaTecha @yukkuriandetto I'll be in Akihabara tomorrow night about 9PM.
Anyway, how long are you going to stay in Japan?
ディソデリナ @Disorderina - 2019-09-22
I was supposed to go to Akihabara from Harajuku but my feet are seriously killing me (I have four blister plasters… https://t.co/FrJ4QajKFr
@ms0825 @ms19900825 - 2019-09-22
RT @redditmechbot: Visited a mechanical keyboard shop near Akihabara, Tokyo today. I wish I didn’t have to leave. - Source: https://t.co/KQ
新ゆきお @077_yukio - 2019-09-22
#AKB48チーム8 #AsianidolmusicFest2019 #akb 48
#team8 #iiwakemaybe #佐藤七海 #吉川七瀬 #服部有菜 #大西桃香 #下尾みう #行天優莉奈 #akihabara… https://t.co/RK3MKQvIZZ
RF Parsley @sanverde - 2019-09-22
RT @colecameron: Surprised to see a line of jet skis go along the river in #Akihabara. Never seen them before. Does anyone know if it is a…
Cole Cameron | キャメロン・コール @colecameron - 2019-09-22
Surprised to see a line of jet skis go along the river in #Akihabara. Never seen them before. Does anyone know if i… https://t.co/ryErbhnAKe
CA ⌨➰⌨️ @codingalone - 2019-09-22
RT @redditmechbot: Visited a mechanical keyboard shop near Akihabara, Tokyo today. I wish I didn’t have to leave. - Source: https://t.co/KQ
やよいのうさぎ🔰 @marrabbit - 2019-09-22
RT @redditmechbot: Visited a mechanical keyboard shop near Akihabara, Tokyo today. I wish I didn’t have to leave. - Source: https://t.co/KQ
ROM子 @riv_mk - 2019-09-22
RT @redditmechbot: Visited a mechanical keyboard shop near Akihabara, Tokyo today. I wish I didn’t have to leave. - Source: https://t.co/KQ
yokoyama chika! 💫 @magicaIchika - 2019-09-22
there is never enough copies of a limited magic stick!! let's go to akihabara oo-kun!
梅子@ゼロから始める日本生活🇯🇵 @Umekopyon - 2019-09-22
@MAGNEDETH Boy I am not going back in there, Akihabara is super crowded with Love Live fans today
Thanko inc. @Thanko_Inc - 2019-09-22
[Recommended Item]'Air Bath Pillow Smartphone Holder'.
https://t.co/zi9l3eE02F
#akihabara #souvenir #smartphone #waterproofstand
the_niisu 🔞 @deniisu - 2019-09-22
RT @ScruffyTurtles: Y’all have been asking for it constantly, so here she is~ Kawakami’s page!

Kawakami is a very hard working student. No…
ムフワタロ♡ @mufuwataro - 2019-09-22
RT @redbabymetal: New Video ! Harajuku ! https://t.co/aNwpUgwCAv
It was a dull rainy day but I think we really did make the most of it! the…
Sam Other Than @smathxx - 2019-09-22
Just got a new PB for the 'spending money in Akihabara' speedrun
Chris Diaz @banchezmo - 2019-09-22
@iamsergioh @kressaM @ScooterBoyElite I’m in Akihabara right now and I can confirm all of this. My current favourit… https://t.co/ddDvFH5PdM
Bob Cromwell @ToiletGuru - 2019-09-22
Mamoru Samuragochi. born OTD in 1963, is credited for composing music for video games; he falsely claimed to be tot… https://t.co/BvUVkdFxFq
Akihabara News French @AkihabaraNewsFR - 2019-09-22
Announcement: On September 18, 2019, the Shingetsu News Agency (@ShingetsuNews) bought Akihabara News. Since it has… https://t.co/i4xsugnpMR
Akihabara News Japan @AkihabaraNewsJA - 2019-09-22
Announcement: On September 18, 2019, the Shingetsu News Agency (@ShingetsuNews) bought Akihabara News. Since it has… https://t.co/etoUhiM6fa
violetR @ CE FLASTAS @getmyshinin - 2019-09-22
RT @LatidoReMe: Apparently the SIFAS Akihabara (https://t.co/5NzH6hqBwn) campaign site has some cool assets (like transparents of the main…
Alexandria @Apsildams - 2019-09-22
RT @redditmechbot: Visited a mechanical keyboard shop near Akihabara, Tokyo today. I wish I didn’t have to leave. - Source: https://t.co/KQ
LatidoReMe @LatidoReMe - 2019-09-22
Apparently the SIFAS Akihabara (https://t.co/5NzH6hqBwn) campaign site has some cool assets (like transparents of t… https://t.co/QMAyiGjEy0
Snoo's Keyboards @redditmechbot - 2019-09-22
Visited a mechanical keyboard shop near Akihabara, Tokyo today. I wish I didn’t have to leave. - Source:… https://t.co/NJp5PLZjHJ
⊿yu(mi) senpai ™️ @ayumi_6am_tokyo - 2019-09-22
i’m gonna go to akihabara finally~
Gino_Cosplay @Gino_cosplay - 2019-09-22
Odaiba night! #tokyo #japan #お台場 #gundam #shibuya #東京 #japanesegirl #fashion #music #travel #kawaii #rainbowbridge… https://t.co/DKDNUCs1BV
Joey Joestar @JoeyJoestar96 - 2019-09-22
RT @ParadoxAkumu: @ThePhanSite @LaidBackStrat Not only that, but she starts being more independent by the end of her romance route cuz she…
Michaël Larouche @michaellarouche - 2019-09-22
@pixeltao @gamespite They have it at the Taito Hey! in Akihabara if I remember correctly
JP cute girl @Otetudai1403 - 2019-09-22
【No charge】
The leg of the cute girl of Akihabara.
If you would like to see a photograph, only a mail address is.
https://t.co/33mspLkpNO
•ミナHatesヤミ• - [つまらない ルーザー] @MinayamiHates - 2019-09-22
Also the Gravity Rush 2 Kat Figma is so expensive now. I got it for ¥7000 in Akihabara and now it's $140 like it do… https://t.co/kH81pBNQCy

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