Sights & Attractions in Tokyo

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Things to Do in Imperial Palace and Government District

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Chidorigafuchi National Cemetery
High on the edge of the Imperial Palace moat, this cemetery holds...
Parks, Cemeteries Imperial Palace and Government District
 
Hanzo-mon
The house of Hattori Hanzo (1541–96) once sat at the foot of...
Military Sites Imperial Palace and Government District
 
Hirakawa-mon
The approach to this gate crosses the only wooden bridge that...
Viewpoints Imperial Palace and Government District
 
Imperial Palace East Garden
Tokyo's most central and most overlooked oasis of green and quiet...
Parks, Gardens / Arboretums Imperial Palace and Government District
 
Imperial Palace Outer Garden
When the office buildings of the Meiji government were moved...
Gardens / Arboretums Imperial Palace and Government District
 
Kogeikan
A Gothic Revival redbrick structure from 1910 is worth seeking...
Museums / Galleries Imperial Palace and Government District
 
National Diet Building
The Japanese parliament occupies a perfect example of post–World...
Government Buildings Imperial Palace and Government District
 
National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
Founded in 1952 and moved to its present site in 1969, this was...
Museums / Galleries Imperial Palace and Government District
 
National Theater
Architect Hiroyuki Iwamoto's winning entry in the design competition...
Arts / Performance Venues Imperial Palace and Government District
 
Ote-mon
The main entrance to the Imperial Palace East Garden was in former...
Historic Districts / Sites Imperial Palace and Government District
 
Tokyo Station
The work of Kingo Tatsuno, one of Japan's first modern architects...
Transportation Sites Imperial Palace and Government District
 
Two-Tiered Bridge
Making a graceful arch across the moat, this bridge is surely...
Bridges / Tunnels Imperial Palace and Government District
 
Yasukuni Jinja
Founded in 1869, this shrine is dedicated to approximately 2.5...
Religious Sites Imperial Palace and Government District
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