Amazing tourist attractions that are a must-see when visiting Minato Ward.
TV Asahi Head office Building 1f Atrium
The main entrance of TV Asahi "Atrium" is a fun spot where anyone can enter. In the glass-walled space facing the Mouri garden, there are also shops and cafes, including a display of popular characters such as "Doraemon". Among them, Doraemon time capsule is very popular with children! Perfect for a family photo shoot. There is also a tele ASA shop with a wealth of popular TV items, including "Doraemon" and "Crayon Shin-chan" and other anime items. Those who are tired of walking are also recommended to take a break in a café full of open-minded views of the Mouri garden.
Dex Tokyo Beach Daiba Memorial Tree
This is a complex building in front of Odaiba Seaside Park. There are many shops including restaurants and amusement centers. The image of a downtown in the 1930s [Daiba 1-chome shopping street], nostalgic goods and Neapolitan, and Hayashi rice that makes you want to stretch your hand involuntarily is crammed with delicious food. The "Daiba Beer" which is brewing in the Dex Hotel is also popular! The memorial tree, which is also a symbol of Christmas in Odaiba, will be placed in front of the Dex Tokyo Beach.
The Sunomi I of Zojoji Temple of the Jodoshu temple is founded in 1685 in the second year as a separate temple, with the King Enma and the dialectic-year-old angel of the white hasuike. The Benzaiten, which has become one of the seven lucky gods of the port, received the adoration of the sculpture, the Genyorasa and Tokugawa Ieyasu in the Takeko Island in 858 when the Kimiidera founder. The Enma king statue of the Minato-ku important cultural property is enshrined.
The houseboat is full of Japan emotion, but the seats are all boats, digging or ceremony. You can sit down on any boat. The Observatory deck is also equipped with all ships. You can see Tokyo in 360-degree view. In addition to Charter in the group, we also operate a "passenger houseboat" that can be run from two people. Both are by appointment. First, check the homepage!
Amphibious bus "TOKYO NO KABA"
It is an amphibious bus that allows you to enjoy dynamic views of Tokyo's waterfront from land and sea. It features a system in which high-quality 3D surround (the world's first amphibious bus) flows according to the scenery of the tour area, and you can experience the scenery of Daiba area realistically with guide guidance. As a new corona antivirus, we are performing reduced operation and seat restrictions. In addition, business hours are different on weekdays and Saturdays and holidays. For more information, please check the website.
It is a community bus that operates eight routes connecting the Shibaura area and the Akasaka area mainly in Roppongi Hills.
Nogi Shrine (Nogi shrine)
The Nogi Shrine was founded by the enthusiasm of many people who were impressed by the heart of the Nogi general resign in Emperor Meiji. The Nogi general has left a lot of mahavadanasutra such as Takeisao in Nissin and Russo-Japanese campaign, and the education of Emperor Showa after as the Dean of the Learning Academy. His wife, Shizuko, has been doing the work of Uchisuke, and has attracted adoration as a going soitogeyo of the couple's harmonious life together.
Toyokawa Inari Tokyo Betsuin
The Betsuin is a direct betsuin of Toyokawa Inari, a circle Fukuyama Myogen temple in Toyokawa City, Aichi Prefecture. In the Edo period, enshrines the venerable image of the Ooka Echizen Moritadada, who was believed to have been in the Ooka House of Akasaka Ichiki, and the present day in the Meiji 20.
Ryusa Shinmei Miya Tenzu Shrine
This shrine is a company that continues from the Nanbokucho era (year 1384). It is called "Dragon Light" from the story that the Dragon gave the lantern Akira from the Shinagawa offing every night, and "Ryuakari" is heard, and this ground is called "Ryusa (Ryu)", and the name of the shrine was called "Ryusa Shinmei gu". In addition, we are enshrines the seven lucky gods Fukurokuju of the Ichifuku Inari Shrine of Suesha. Fukurokuju is open niche only on the third of the new Year.
Dex Tokyo Beach "Daiba 1-chome shopping Street"
The downtown of the 1930s goes beyond the age to Odaiba Dex. Candy and retro goods, Japanese goods, such as events full of atmosphere at the time, nostalgic somewhere, time trip in a fresh Daiba 1-chome shopping street!
It was founder by Hirohodaishi in the year of the Heian Period (824). The Saints who Shinran the temple in the Kamakura period visited, and the person who had received it was inclined to Shinran's high morality, and converted to the Pure Land Jodo by giving one mountain. In the Edo period, the first American Legation and Townsend Harris and organizes were welcomed. Many great men, such as Fukuzawa Yukichi and Takashi Masuda, who created the foundations of modern Japan, visit the temple, which has deepened the bonds of friendship between Japan and the United States. In addition, it is designated as a natural monument of the country as [ginkgo of Zenpukuji] in the precincts, there is a large ginkgo of 750 remainder vines.
Juban Inari Shrine
Two companies of Suehiro Shrine and Takecho Inari Shrine merged after the war, and renamed the Juban Inari Shrine. The original shrine was built over a thousand years ago. The sacred tag of the legend of the Gama pond of the fire face is awarded, and the Amulet of the Frog is famous. In November, the city Festival of the only rooster in Minato-ku is held, and it is crowded with people seeking rake. In the Port seven Lucky gods of the New Year, it becomes the excursion place of the treasure ship.
SeaLine Tokyo Co., Ltd.
It is a restaurant cruise in Tokyo Bay. In 1989, we started operating the first restaurant ship in Tokyo Bay, Symphony. Today, two ships operate 365 days as restaurant ships to celebrate your precious anniversary. The characteristic is the route through the Rainbow Bridge and to the Tokyo Gate Bridge, Maihama and Haneda Airport. The route of the heart attracts attention, and it is very popular with the couple.
In the wake of the Centipede, the white Fox came and gave a singled-out arrow to pray for victory at the Inari Shrine, which was famous for the tale of the extermination of the temple of Hyodo. When Hisato who was able to quell the disturbance promptly with the arrow tried to make a company in the reward, the white fox appeared in the Dream again, and it was told that the crowding place of the God Crow was a sacred ground. It is the Karasomori Inari that the Crow was founded in this ground which was swarming like the dream. In our company, we give special red seal to the festivals and the seasonal event so that it becomes the visit which remains in the heart. Please check with our official website or Gokichi Twitter because the period of the special Redmark will change every time.
Azabu Hikawa Shrine/Sailor Moon/Sendai Clan date Mr. Yukari Inari/Bishamonten
In the year 938 of Tenkei, Seiwa Genji's father, Minamoto-no-moto, and Asomi (the original Tsukunai) was established in the Pine (now Azabu-A-pine) of the Musashi-shima-gu-mori shallow cloth crown in the eastern conquest when the Amkei rebellion was calmed down. Azabu Hikawa Co., Ltd. was able to pray for the easy delivery of the three generals, Hidetadada, and the birth of the Edo Tokugawa Shogun, who also saw Mt. Fuji. In addition, the fifth general, Tsunayoshi, and the birth mother and Katsura Chang-in were also revered. In the Meiji era, there was a 繫 with Arisugawa miya Prince. In the Showa era, the wooden shrine was burnt down in the war, and it was rebuilt with the design of the leading person of reinforced concrete engineering in 1948 and Mr. Abe. Today, there are many visitors from overseas as the Holy Land of anime Sailor Moon.
Akasaka Hikawa Shrine
He is a company of ten Tokyo companies. The 5th year of the Celestial Calendar (951), ritual, the Edo period Tokugawa Shogun Yoshizune, established the present shrine in Kyoho 14 (1729). Since the Great Kanto Earthquake and the Tokyo Metropolitan Air raid, it escaped miraculously, and it was designated as the Cultural property of Tokyo. There are many scenes from the Edo period, such as Torii, Komainu and lanterns, starting with natural monuments. The belief as a shrine of the matchmaking is thick, and a lot of weddings are performed.
Tokyo Port Pier Co., Ltd.
Takeshiba Passenger Terminal (Minato-ku) Takeshiba passenger terminal is also used as a gateway to the Izu-Ogasawara islands, as well as a restaurant ship and landing area. The office building, the hotel, and the restaurant are integrated with the maritime park by the Takeshiba Wharf resumption business, and it is crowded as a hydrophilic space where a lot of people can stroll and eat while enjoying the scenery of the sea.
Dentsu Shiki Theater [Umi]
The theater is the center of Shiodome Sio site, a commercial facility lined with restaurants and shops, between Tokyo and Ginza to Hamamatsucho. It is located in the cultural facilities of the Dentsu head office building "Caletta Shiodome". The musical "Mamma Meer!" In December, 2002. The number of seats is approximately 1,200.
Zenpukuji is one of the oldest temples in Tokyo, which was founder as a Azabu mountain in the east to imitate the Koyasan of the West, in order to spread the Shingon sect to the Kanto region, Kukai in the Heian period. During the Kamakura period, the Shinran on the way from Echigo to Kamirakui stayed in Zenpukuji. At the end of the Edo period, Townsend Harris and the following Legation members were welcomed as the First Minister of the United States. In the precincts, various ruins and cultural properties such as "Willow Well", "reverse Ginkgo (National Natural Monument)", "Harris Monument", "Tomb of Fukuzawa Yukichi Okina" are preserved. Also, in front of the bronze statue of Shinran, there is a monument of the "Koji snowstorm" which carved the lyrics of "Hymn of Love".
The first American envoy of the lodging house/Zenpukuji
In June, Ansei Harris arrived from Shimoda as the first American minister. There is a monument of Harris built by the Japan-U. S. Society of Showa 11. In addition, the record of the Temple monk at the time "Subsumi Mini Strayoyado Chronicle" (district designation) is left.
Minato City Traditional Cultural Exchange Center
Built in 1946, it is the only existing wooden building in Tokyo and is a tangible designated cultural property facility in Minato Ward. This facility was opened in April 2010 with the aim of Reiwa traditional culture and promoting local exchanges. Please stop by by all means.
Diplomatic Archives, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
*The museum will be temporarily closed Reiwa tuesday, January 12, 2011 to the time being to combat the new coronal infection. For details, please refer to the facility website. ※ Diplomatic historical materials since the end of the Edo shogunate have been preserved and released. In the annex exhibition room, we hold permanent exhibitions of historical materials, mainly from the end of the Edo period to the end of World War II, and regularly hold special exhibitions and special exhibitions with a specific theme.
Tokyo Midtown Design Hub
It is a base of the design network operated by three organizations responsible for design promotion, function, and research and education. We connect people through exhibitions and seminars that present a perspective on the lives and society of the next generation, and think about the future together through design.
Marine Science Museum, Tokyo University of Marine Science
This museum is located on the Shinagawa campus of Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology. In the main building, stuffed sea turtles, shellfish, shrimps, crabs, sea otters, and other marine creatures, specimens such as bones, fishing gear, models of training boats, etc., and full-body skeletal specimens of semi-whales with a length of 17 m are exhibited in the whale gallery. *Reservations are required to visit. Please refer to the website for how to make a reservation.
Minato City Minato Science Museum
The Science Museum opened in June 2020. There is a permanent experiential exhibition corner (free of charge) where you can discover science in close areas, and a laboratory where workshops such as scientific experiments and programming are held. In addition, the Planetarium Hall is equipped with an optical projector "Orpheus" that displays 8 million stars and a system that can simultaneously project 4K digital images. In the planetarium, we project programs that can rediscover the charms of Minato Ward, such as Minato Science Museum's original program "Time in Minato Ward and Starry Sky Walks," and "A Journey of 13.8 Billion Light-Years in the Deep Universe," narrated by Akimi Masuda, Ambassador of Minato City Tourism. You can also enjoy the live commentary of the starry sky by the planetarium commentator in the projection of every hour. Why don't you get in touch with science in the middle of the city, a 4-minute walk from Toranomon Hills Station? The Japan Meteorological Agency and the Meteorological Science Museum are also located in the same building.