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Takeshita-dori Street

Travel Guide - Takeshita-dori Street


Takeshita-dori is a 350-meter long street from JR Harajuku Station to Meiji-dori Avenue. The street is lined with shops specifically for attracting young people. These shop fronts display colorful goods starting from accessories to clothing, popular character and celerity merchandise, as well as crape shops. The latest young fashion trends emerge from this energetic street and always attract many young teenage girls and boys, who can be seen walking along this street eating ice cream or crepes in the typical Harajuku style.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Varies according to the shop / facility


  • Varies according to the shop / facility

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • Short walk from JR Harajuku Station
  • 5 minutes walk from Meijijingu-mae Station on the Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line (C03)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, 150-0001


Alan4L @Alan4L - 2018-05-21
Started my DDT catch-up. Everyone was raving about Speedball/Shuji in Jan, and I liked it alot but the match that c… https://t.co/QiIQMoCN60
Brock Obama @NotBrockJahnke - 2018-05-21
@K0jiii oh are they putting the belt back on Takeshita?
DDT English Update @ddtpro_eng - 2018-05-21
This move, this is where it all started for me. Hopefully the message got through to Katsumata.

(Takesh… https://t.co/gA7GrNvubL
NeighborMix SPOTIT @getspotit - 2018-05-21
Q: Could you show me the way to Takeshita Street?
A: Let's get NeighborMix SPOTIT. https://t.co/HMAhsO0bDv
simoomwave @simoomwave - 2018-05-21
#nowplaying 'Plaid - Takeshita Street' from the album [Heaven's Door: The Soundtrack] #plaid
DDT English Update @ddtpro_eng - 2018-05-20

Korakuen tomorrow, vs.Takeshita. I joined All Out to grow beside him. I haven't been generating results… https://t.co/oNoIc3goIn
DDT English Update @ddtpro_eng - 2018-05-20
Takeshita def. Katsumata w/ the BRAINBUSTAAAAAHHHHH!!!!!

(it's 5 each, isn't it?)

Daggsy 🇽 @DaggsyD - 2018-05-20
@takeshita_kenji Maybe it is slippery because it is a robotic frog? https://t.co/ckh24sXD15
Dramatic DDT @DramaticDDT - 2018-05-20
Takeshita defeated Katsumata with the Brainbustaaaaahhhhh!!!!! #ddtpro https://t.co/oOwiNc5obe
Michelle先生のプロレス英会話(ミシェル) @puroresueikaiwa - 2018-05-20
Takeshita vs. Katsumata was great!! Please watch this match!
#ddtpro #ddtdna https://t.co/Dm69HzX6HG
Roy @narukiroy - 2018-05-20
Takeshita catches Shunma and slams him onto the chairs! #ddtpro #ddtuniverse https://t.co/JjG0sj52TO
Three-sama スターダム @AussiePuroresu - 2018-05-20
@FrancesMiyahara Takeshita vs Shunma is a wet dream
Yukina Kinjo @Kanainouenag - 2018-05-20
Yumi Takeshita in Sidney https://t.co/v6bYQCoB80
awlxalyan @awlxalyan - 2018-05-20
@takeshita_kenji Sounds like a... time.
awlxalyan @awlxalyan - 2018-05-20
@takeshita_kenji Was your business at GSCon buying programming socks
john aka bobson dugnutt @toshanshuinLA - 2018-05-20
i’ll give irie some credit: he’s definitely wrestling more aggressively here than he did in the takeshita match. he… https://t.co/1mrWS4AaiG
john aka bobson dugnutt @toshanshuinLA - 2018-05-20
takeshita-shunma probably went a little too long but tbh it was better than i was expecting it to be
りファル★Rival @galihsan_731 - 2018-05-20
I liked a @YouTube video https://t.co/PtmHmJDcXR Showing You The Shops on Takeshita Street in Harajuku!
竹下憲二 @takeshita_kenji - 2018-05-20
@DaggsyD Must be.
竹下憲二 @takeshita_kenji - 2018-05-20
@awlxalyan I usually don't stick around at them once I've taken care of what I need to.
竹下憲二 @takeshita_kenji - 2018-05-20
@awlxalyan It was more of a programming sock swap meet.
竹下憲二 @takeshita_kenji - 2018-05-20
I did have to use SAC-2 on on the previous bike this seatpost was in, though.
竹下憲二 @takeshita_kenji - 2018-05-20
I had to abort a ride today because of this. It was the first ride of this bike with this seatpost, and I didn't t… https://t.co/cvZlM9sEiB
竹下憲二 @takeshita_kenji - 2018-05-20
The Nitto S-84 is designed very well, though it can be slippery due to the nickel plating. It was so slick that I… https://t.co/KKQeC1Fsrj
🌹🙏 @K0jiii - 2018-05-20
can't look at takeshita without thinking if he's seen one night in chyna or not
🌹🙏 @K0jiii - 2018-05-20
irie's wrestled ishii way more aggressively in the matches leading up to this than he did with takeshita imo so i'm… https://t.co/bfj1dJYren
Yassira’s boarding to EPCOTIA 🚀 @chuulanoice - 2018-05-19
@hearttheism Thanks!! I bought them in a Takeshita dori’s shop

I’m super glad it goes so well with epcotia’s bag!
soto soto soto @soto_lizzette - 2018-05-19
I liked a @YouTube video https://t.co/ejLUvvEki9 Why I avoid Harajuku’s Takeshita Street?
Darwin Monkey @DarwinMonkey - 2018-05-18
…ko Takeshita. Biol Lett. 2011 Oct 23; 7(5) 686–688. Published online 2011 Apr 20. doi 10.1098/rsbl.2011.0214. PMCID PMC3169058. [2/2]
Kloud @CloudStrifesCat - 2018-05-18
'Sir you haven't watched DDT since January'

I can't wait to see my lovely Takeshita as KO D Openweight champion!
OK SAUCE @oksaucedesu - 2018-05-18
@perkuprightmeow Also Takeshita-dori in Harajuku and the scramble crossing in Shibuya
awlxalyan @awlxalyan - 2018-05-18
@takeshita_kenji I have yet to justify the expense of Nitto parts but when I do the first thing will be the S-83 in… https://t.co/XXscaHwPUr
awlxalyan @awlxalyan - 2018-05-18
@takeshita_kenji Well right now anything SR Sakae made before the merge with Suntour, I have on this thing. The onl… https://t.co/nrxbVRCfn2
plot twist 🤪 @Nyjahhhhhhhh - 2018-05-18
@xkingtonyx Watching dope my boy. I see your up messing with Takeshita
⛩️BasementCat🗻 @BasementNyanko - 2018-05-18
@JasperinJapan I was at Takeshita dori few days ago and it was superbly crowded. Some people, locals included, were… https://t.co/59iygvEz3f
❣きしきし❣️the only flowering heroine tbh ❣️ @Baby_Snipers - 2018-05-18
@stormyNoSekai Months ago! I only ever go there now, it's much better than the Takeshita Doori one😊
竹下憲二 @takeshita_kenji - 2018-05-18
@awlxalyan I have an S-83 I had to take off this bike because it didn't have enough setback. It's 27.2, though.
竹下憲二 @takeshita_kenji - 2018-05-18
@awlxalyan In this case, it's more the design than anything that sends me to Nitto.
竹下憲二 @takeshita_kenji - 2018-05-18
After adjusting saddle fore-aft on a bike of mine with Velo Orange Grand Cru seatpost, I remember why I've been avo… https://t.co/mvXYhDRYVg
竹下憲二 @takeshita_kenji - 2018-05-18
As soon as you get the bolts loose enough to move the saddle, the entire head starts tipping front to back. At tha… https://t.co/J13HPZzxsM
竹下憲二 @takeshita_kenji - 2018-05-18
I'm not anti-microadjust, but I don't like the VO design. It isn't a big deal once the bike is already set up, but… https://t.co/2MylN9mo1G
竹下憲二 @takeshita_kenji - 2018-05-18
Only after then can you use the two bolts to adjust the saddle tilt.
竹下憲二 @takeshita_kenji - 2018-05-18
The Nitto S-83 and S-84 seatposts I favor don't have this issue at all. Rather than using a plate underneath where… https://t.co/6jCyCgyokm
🌹🙏 @K0jiii - 2018-05-18
@puroresueikaiwa i don't really know how the fan club pictures work but it says irie, takeshita, ssm, honda and kui… https://t.co/At6hsTfeu7
💺HiMyNameIsChair💺 @HiMyNameisChair - 2018-05-18

At last! Takeshita is on Tada-kun- on.. an episode... directed by...

...4 other people...… https://t.co/sWoYP20aQK
💺HiMyNameIsChair💺 @HiMyNameisChair - 2018-05-18
Welp. Guess he's not a regular on it like I hoped.

So yeah, Takeshita is probably busy on w/e his next big project is
Arlen Kaesler @ArlenKaesler - 2018-05-17
@foss_86 Takeshita Street will sort you out! 😺
Asia Research News @ResearchSEA - 2018-05-17
Dear fellow #researchers: this is one of the tips from Dr Rafaela Takeshita whose spa monkey #research made big hea… https://t.co/NQjNDf4lcL
Sign and share. Sent in by Mari Takeshita https://t.co/qRcAlyD1bL
Dramatic Dreamer @chinlocked - 2018-05-17
Takeshita getting chased with a snake. 😂 https://t.co/4ypgW51r0b
Dramatic Dreamer @chinlocked - 2018-05-17
Takeshita plays what's in the box and he can't stop freaking out. 🤣 https://t.co/saAL4bZhDj
Masateru Nogami @NihonKenNoKai - 2018-05-17
Junichiro’ s English was the typical broken Japanese English. However, his son Shinjiro graduated from the Columbia… https://t.co/0szk6hU1X4
Michelle先生のプロレス英会話(ミシェル) @puroresueikaiwa - 2018-05-17
Danshoku Dieno, Konosuke Takeshita and Isami Kodaka are doing a gaming stream later today!✨
#ddtpro #basara_pw https://t.co/SV3DKiIPc6
Michelle先生のプロレス英会話(ミシェル) @puroresueikaiwa - 2018-05-17
Danshoku Dieno, Konosuke Takeshita and Isami Kodaka's gaming stream starts in about 20 minutes!✨
#ddtpro #basara_pw https://t.co/rgmCqiOZjW
NeighborMix SPOTIT @getspotit - 2018-05-17
Q: Could you show me the way to Takeshita Street?
A: Let's get NeighborMix SPOTIT. https://t.co/HMAhsO0bDv
medium joseph 'the anticapitalist etsy' @jmaynard8888 - 2018-05-17
can't stop thinking about konosuke takeshita shrieking like a girl when confronted with a sponge
medium joseph 'the anticapitalist etsy' @jmaynard8888 - 2018-05-17
takeshita is an immense dork who is terrified of everything, this should be canonically part of his character in DDT
竹下 真衣 @mai_takeshita__ - 2018-05-17
Now reading https://t.co/kmDQhxRKvD
竹下E本 @takenji_ebooks - 2018-05-17
I drew some stuff during jury duty, too. https://t.co/niXWDEdqiB


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