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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

Ritsukou 律子 |Leafa. リーファ| @k1ngmick3y - 2019-05-22
RT @AitaiKuji: The Sega Cafe in Akihabara will be having a special Shonen Jump themed cafe with food and goods for Studio Pierrot's 40th An…
Maid S. Runner @MaidSRunner - 2019-05-22
Moe Maid Cafes in Akihabara
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Become A Master / Princess
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Matthew Edwards @TheStreetWriter - 2019-05-22
Found some sick Neo Geo merch in Akihabara. The Duck King t-shirt is tempting but I’m saving my funds for that back… https://t.co/wMnu16em2C
Aitai☆Kuji @AitaiKuji - 2019-05-22
The Sega Cafe in Akihabara will be having a special Shonen Jump themed cafe with food and goods for Studio Pierrot'… https://t.co/r1Q4Wbpm4X
JP cute girl @Otetudai1403 - 2019-05-22
【No charge】
The leg of the cute girl of Akihabara.
If you would like to see a photograph, only a mail address is.
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Phreakar: FFXIV @Phreakar - 2019-05-22
@Lewoogs BTW, If you check my feed from last week, I posted lots of pics of Dendentown in Osaka. It's their version of Akihabara. :)
Thanko inc. @Thanko_Inc - 2019-05-22
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Let's have lazy life!
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#akihabara #Souvenir
James Charlton @famicomplicated - 2019-05-22
Can’t believe I bumped into StarFox in Akihabara!
Oh, and @NintenDaan too! https://t.co/8TUbF8fpyR
Saerilee @imSaerilee - 2019-05-22
RT @NinWire: Japan is bringing VA-11 HALL-A’s bartending to life in two Akihabara bars: https://t.co/buCieopoHe https://t.co/4jR64rYvVY
ユキト @Yukito_00F - 2019-05-22
Sorry, the Russian lady I saw a while ago. I could told you only the way to Akihabara Sta. though you wanted to go… https://t.co/IUq1zp1TAI
ごま☆ @tenma_taishi - 2019-05-22
RT @nakagawataishid: Taishi visited shooting cafe & bar 'AKIBA ★ BASE' in Akihabara, Tokyo.
Nakagawa Taishi's series 'Be Ambitious!' with…
Niels (ニールス) @Rayquaza3010 - 2019-05-22
@NintenDaan I would go bankrupt If I would ever visit Akihabara.
Arnaud Hay @hayarnaud - 2019-05-22
RT @TomConstantines: AAC Stunts, the action team for GARO, Cutie Honey and Tokyo Ghoul, is starting a Ninja Wire Action Experience in Tokyo…
Happy New Year @tdg_new_year - 2019-05-22
RT @Thanko_Inc: [Recommended Item]3D pen has come to Thanko!
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#akihabara #souvenir #newyear
Maid S. Runner @MaidSRunner - 2019-05-22
Jumping in Leaves | 佑真 | Anime
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Home for all Maid Cafes in Akihabara… https://t.co/m959KNR9tb
KATERINA @KATENOK443 - 2019-05-22
RT @nakagawataishid: Taishi visited shooting cafe & bar 'AKIBA ★ BASE' in Akihabara, Tokyo.
Nakagawa Taishi's series 'Be Ambitious!' with…
Tokyo Tower Gamers JP @GamersTokyo - 2019-05-22
#YodobashiCamera in #Akihabara had a nice #DaysGone display up this week. Will you get it? https://t.co/L3oDGH84uo
javier reyes @javjavbinks - 2019-05-22
RT @MetalJesusRocks: At $1,780 USD it’s too rich for my wallet, but cheaper than the US version right?! BTW Beep is such a cool retro gamin…
Sunny @Sunny31156178 - 2019-05-22
RT @nakagawataishid: Taishi visited shooting cafe & bar 'AKIBA ★ BASE' in Akihabara, Tokyo.
Nakagawa Taishi's series 'Be Ambitious!' with…

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