A guide to touring Tokyo Chuo City

A guide to touring Tokyo Chuo City

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Here are the latest top 10 tourist attractions in Chuo City that have been searched the most. Be the first to find out what’s hot in Chuo City!

Top 10 Tourist Attractions

Here are the latest top 10 tourist attractions in Chuo City that have been searched the most. Be the first to find out what’s hot in Chuo City!

Tsukishima Monja Street

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  • Tsukishima Monja Street
  • Monjayaki is the origin of Japanese cheap sweets. It is widely known as the representative taste of downtown Tokyo. You can enjoy the fun cooking and eating methods. Please visit Tsukishima where there are a lot of good restaurants, delicious aromas in the air and smiling faces. Monjayaki Souvenir Sets and local maps are available at the Office of the Tsukishima Monja Promotional Cooperative Society.

Tokyo Kyukyodo

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  • Tokyo Kyukyodo
  • Kyukydo has been operating for over 350 years since being founded in Kyoto as a druggist. With the philosophy "Protecting and nurturing Japan's traditions and culture", we have a number of great products with a sense of the season that suit the modern life of Japanese people as well as observing traditions and conventions. On the 1st floor there is letter paper, envelopes, postcards, greeting cards, money envelopes, seasonal products, etc., and on the 2nd floor there is incense, brushes, Chinese ink, ink stones, paper, materials for calligraphy, etc., and notebooks of Washi displayed for sale.

Pokémon Center TOKYO DX

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  • Pokémon Center TOKYO DX
  • A "Pokémon Center" is an official Pokémon store that not only sells game software, card games and a full and varied range of original merchandise, but also offers services and promotional campaigns that any Pokémon fan is sure to love.

DOVER STREET MARKET GINZA

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  • DOVER STREET MARKET GINZA
  • A concept store from London directed by Rei Kawakubo of Comme des Garcons. This concept store uniquely sells various brands from design house brands to street brands as well as all the brand of Comme des Garcons. On each floor, sculptures, art pieces, photographs, and objets d'arts are also displayed as a part of the shop space. The music environment in the store is produced by a sound artist in New York; it is a store that stimulates your entire senses.

Bridge Niigata

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  • Bridge Niigata
  • The Bridge Niigata managed by the Daishi Bank showcases the food products, skills, tourism, nature, traditional craftworks and other Niigata-brand items in 3- to 7-day short-term events. There are many rare products unique to local businesses. Please visit the event to experience “Niigata” when you go through the booth curtain to enjoy its charm.

Chiune Sugihara Sempo Museum

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  • Chiune Sugihara Sempo Museum
  • During World War II, Central and Eastern Europe were roiled by the persecution of the Jewish people. One Japanese diplomat put his own life on the line to help a great many fleeing Jews in Lithuania. His selfless act of issuing transit visas in defiance of his government's orders is sure to move all who witness it. The museum serves as an archive of historical records on the Holocaust that are on display, including notes taken by Chiune Sugihara as well as video screenings.

Tsukiji Outer Market

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  • Tsukiji Outer Market
  • Tsukiji Outer Market is has nearly 460 food specialty stores operate in the maze-like alleys, selling fresh fish and seafood, cooking utensils, meats and seasonings. Always filled with shoppers and vigorous voices calling out to customers, Tsukiji makes you feel energized. You eat to get energy. Eat lots of delicious foods and be happy.

YAESU SHOPPING MALL

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  • YAESU SHOPPING MALL
  • YAESU SHOPPING MALL, stretching in the basement of an area around the Yaesu exit of Tokyo Station, is one of the biggest underground shopping malls in Japan, with a variety of attractive shops ranging from gourmet and fashion to everyday sundries and services. Equipped with parking lots that can accommodate 774 cars, the mall is situated in a location with outstanding access by both train and car.

SANKATSU YUKATA  museum

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  • SANKATSU YUKATA museum
  • You can closely observe the dye works of the deceased living national treasure Kotaro Shimizu (Mr. Shimizu was an artisan worked for the wholesale yukata (casual summer kimono) manufacturer “Sankatsu,” which has been in operation for 120 years.) Unique yukata of each era from Meiji to Heisei are displayed. A simple explanation of the dyeing technique “chusen (pour dyeing),” which is still used in Sankatsu for making its yukatas today, is provided while you observe the dyeing tools.

Time Dome Akashi(Chuo Historical Museum / Planetarium)

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  • Time Dome Akashi(Chuo Historical Museum / Planetarium)
  • We exhibit items with seven themes on the history and cultural assets of Chuo City. You can feel closer to the times if you see cultural properties that allow you to imagine the times or read the exposition as you follow the times. You can also see a starry sky, which cannot be viewed in the city, through the project of introducing the seasonal sky of stars and the program associated with astronomy in the planetarium.

Introduction of local specialty shops in Chuo City—you can experience foods and items collected from around Japan.

Introduction of local specialty shops in Chuo City—you can experience foods and items collected from around Japan.