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Ginza Kabukiza

Travel Guide - Ginza Kabukiza


Ginza Kabukiza is a complex facility consisting of Kabukiza Theatre and Kabukiza Tower. After the 4th generation of Kabukiza Theatre was closed for a period of three years, the reconstruction was finally completed in 2013.
Kabukiza Theatre is the only Kabuki specialized theater in the world, celebrating its 125th anniversary. While having maintained and refined sice the Meiji period (1868 - 1912), the classical theater has continued to present performances that incorporate the vigor of the times. The latest 5th generation of the theater, which was designed by architect Kengo Kuma, is a masterpiece where tradition and creation come together. Even if you don't plan to attend a Kabuki performance, it is worth taking a look at the theater. Performances usually take place twice daily. If you only wants to see part of a performance you can ask about a restricted ticket for the 4th floor for reasonable prices. You can also get an earphone guide that explains the Kabuki performance in English as you watch (but it is not available with restricted tickets).
Kabukiza Tower is an office building that emphasizes on traditional Japanese aesthetics. The 145 meters tall building behind Kabukiza Theatre is the highest structure in Ginza. The building houses Kabukiza Gallery on the 5th floor, which lets visitors experience the world of Kabuki even on days without performances at Kabukiza Theatre.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Kabukiza Theatre: Varies according to the performance
  • Kabukiza Tower (Kabukiza Gallery): 10:00 - 18:00 *admission until 30 minutes before closing


  • Kabukiza Theatre: Varies according to the performance
  • Kabukiza Tower (Kabukiza Gallery): July 1 - July 12

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Kabukiza Theatre: Varies according to the performance and seat
  • Kabukiza Tower (Kabukiza Gallery): 500 yen *varies according to the special exhibition (General, Adult)
  • Kabukiza Tower (Kabukiza Gallery): Admission Free (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • Short walk from Higashi-Ginza Station on the Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line (H09) or Toei Asakusa Line (A11)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 4-12-15, Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, 104-0061


靖山画廊 @SeizanGallery - 2019-01-07
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Henki @megafist - 2018-12-26
A bit of Kabuki theatre on Boxing Day, Kabukiza Ginza https://t.co/kt14att0s1
Jessica Langer, PhD @DrJessicaLanger - 2018-12-11
My @CentennialIE students Sumi and Jecema check out the #KabukiZa theatre in #Ginza - and on the way there, we enco… https://t.co/xH6LTUdSMp
Sheen @Rezagrats - 2018-12-02
Maddie today at Ginza with Kabukiza behind.

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Joe Tex @JoeTexOnline - 2018-11-22
Kabukiza Theatre in the Ginza district! Looking forward to this!! #japan #fouinjapan @ Kabuki-za https://t.co/O92pUKtiIU
MATCHA @MATCHA_global - 2018-11-22
How To Enjoy Kabukiza Theater Without Buying A Ticket https://t.co/4cUJkAVRBy #kabuki #theater #Ginza
from86 @fushimi244 - 2018-11-21
I participated in a session at Apple Ginza. The theme is how to take photos of buildings. Everyone went out to the… https://t.co/DUnU8ChgAw
tm/తీయెం @mi_amas_myg - 2018-11-18
నమస్కారమండి రానా😊
This is Japanese traditional play, Kabuki. Last year,Mahabharata was released as… https://t.co/zNa23o1iZb
showcase arch tours @showcase_arch - 2018-11-14
Beautiful surrounding work of bamboo creating soft and comfortable feel at Japanese tea shop, Jugetsudo.… https://t.co/knLOJuBCVX
Helen Parker #MVM @wild_indigo - 2018-10-19
Yesterday I visited #vandadundee in its new building designed by #KengoKuma, architect of #Ginza #Kabukiza #dundee… https://t.co/aHI62AKHQs
Asami.Burke @AsamiBurke - 2018-10-17
Have you seen Kabukiza Theater in Ginza? It was rebuilt over 3 years and reopened in March 2013. #travelblogger #東京… https://t.co/3gYKZqNzG3
Chris Burke @ChrisBurkeM - 2018-10-17
Kabukiza in #GINZA has cool #architecture that is like a Japanese castle...#japan #nikon #tokyo #nikonphotography… https://t.co/ZxOQNvsF2d
⛩ Chris Burke @ChrisBurkeM - 2018-10-17
Kabukiza in #GINZA has cool #architecture that is like a Japanese castle...#japan #nikon #tokyo #nikonphotography… https://t.co/ZxOQNvsF2d
Naomi Kashima @Nacky12 - 2018-10-09
7th memorial year of 18th.
gorgeous SUKEROKU and Mother.
and full of tears at TSUJIN scene.
still miss 18th …… https://t.co/NkNPrs23zf
Yoshiko @praline_tw - 2018-10-03
Walk and walk around #ginza city #lookingfor #lawson(#conviniencestore) #collaboration #rilakkumastuff. This is… https://t.co/1mrzvJStWt
Out Chasing Stars @OutChasingStars - 2018-09-23
Well hello again Tokyo! This time we have a 20-hour later (but a good hunk of it is transport and sleep). We did g… https://t.co/IXjWklCep9
Kodo 鼓童 @KodoHeartbeatEn - 2018-09-21
New #Kabuki production 'Yugen,' featuring musical accompaniment by #Kodo. Every evening at Kabukiza Theatre, Ginza,… https://t.co/4SEL88M6Iu
Naomi Kashima @Nacky12 - 2018-09-13
kabuki with my friend, madam CEO.
with a few tear drops for coming back Fukusuke-san
#kabuki #kabukiza #Ginza… https://t.co/6ijEwe6qaP
d. green @douglasgreen43 - 2018-09-12
Part Two of my Third Day in #Tokyo , #Japan .
in Feb of 2010, a visit to #HamarikyuGardens , #Kabukiza , #Ginza an… https://t.co/u0FD2FNKPc
Kodo 鼓童 @KodoHeartbeatEn - 2018-08-31
Check out this preview of New Kabuki Production 'Yugen' Featuring Kodo on YouTube. Opens on Sep. 2 at Kabukiza Thea… https://t.co/J35DSUxatI
Naomi Kashima @Nacky12 - 2018-08-23
watched summer kabuki, 1st stage. rakugo and kabuki collaboration. and safely coming back home unaffected by the ty… https://t.co/3SEq16bjhe
Naomi Kashima @Nacky12 - 2018-08-22
watched summer kabuki, 2nd & 3rd stage. YJKT again and again. #kabuki #YJKT #kabukiza #Ginza #Tokyo https://t.co/NOf3lEKe3D
孫武(Sun Tzu) @world_spirit777 - 2018-08-10
Yesterday, I went to Higashi Ginza to go to the restaurant that is famous for its omelette rice. It is very near to… https://t.co/HTaWYfLlsD
iplanjapan @iplanjapan - 2018-07-21
If you get the chance, please try to see a Kabuki performance in the wonderful Kabukiza in Ginza, #Tokyo. It's easy… https://t.co/OLtNbhtHNw
limalimon @limalimonas - 2018-07-19
my daughter was play that #kabuki #butterfly thing the first time in #tokyo #kabukiza #ginza https://t.co/xxEwSEuD2s
becs🌻 @becsfer - 2018-07-17
@themythicalaxel also I know an amazing modern wagashi cafe in ginza near kabukiza that is worth going to
Hallyu World 韓流世界 @EstarKR - 2018-07-04
In the heart of Tokyo, you can find places to experience traditional Japanese theater arts. Hyesoo has chosen the m… https://t.co/TKPr78j0U8
LIVE JAPAN @LIVEJAPANGuide - 2018-06-22
#Kabuki. One of #Japan's most celebrated art forms, it's a must-do experience during your visit! Here we give a th… https://t.co/zLomKDfNAN
yoshitada okada @okadascape - 2018-06-05
The #Tokyo2020 @Olympics #marathon will start and end at the New Olympic Stadium 🏟️. The course will feature many o… https://t.co/owqrTT91vS
Dan Castellano @ninja_padrino - 2018-05-25
First time to see kabuki, entered with a single act ticket, only 800 yen for 40 minute act and got to see an amazin… https://t.co/MkjW2XjoYa


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