Controversies and political tension have arisen due to the enshrinement at Yasukuni of many war criminals from World War II and the shrine's association with historical revisionism, and intensified fo
Religious Site, Landmark, Memorial, Historical Place, Monument, Museum
Marunouchi is a commercial district of Tokyo located in Chiyoda between Tokyo Station and the Imperial Palace. The name, meaning "inside the circle", derives from its location within the palace's
The is the only national library in Japan. It was established in 1948 for the purpose of assisting members of the in researching matters of public policy. The library is similar in purpose and scope t
The New Otani Art Museum (ニューオータニ美術館) is an art museum founded in 1991 and housed on the sixth floor of the Hotel New Otani's Garden Court office building. The Hotel, located in Tokyo's Chiyoda Ward,
, also known as, in Chiyoda, Tokyo, is the main cathedral of the Japanese Orthodox Church.
Church, Landmarks, Historical Place
The is a theatre in Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan. Originally constructed in 1963, it has staged various program of musicals and operas.
Theater, Performance, Opera
The is a skyscraper located in Marunouchi, Tokyo, Japan. Construction of the 180-metre, 37-storey skyscraper was finished in 2002.
Shopping, Shopping Mall, Landmarks
The, often shortened to simply Budokan, is an indoor arena in central Tokyo, Japan. This is the location where many "Live at the Budokan" albums were recorded, including those of Bob Dylan, Cheap Tric
Concert Hall, Stadium, Theater, City Hall, Convention Center
The is the place where both houses of the Diet of Japan meet. It is located at 1-chome, Nagatachō, Chiyoda, Tokyo. Sessions of the House of Representatives take place in the left wing and sessions of
City Hall, Government Building
The is a Shinto shrine in Nagatachō, Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan. Its June 15 Sannō Matsuri is one of the three great Japanese festivals of Edo (the forerunner of Tokyo). Other names for the shrine include
Shrine, Historical Place, Religious Site
The recovery of remains from the Pacific War presented an unprecedented problem for the Japanese government, as some soldiers could not be identified due to harsh battlefield conditions, and the famil
The is a multi-purpose center in Tokyo, Japan. One of its halls seats 5,000. In addition to seven other halls, it includes exhibition space, a lobby, restaurants, shops, and other facilities. Designed
Building, Landmarks, Convention Center
The land was occupied by the estates of the Mōri clan and Nabeshima clan during the Edo period, and was used for army maneuvers during the Meiji period. It was converted to a public park in 1903. The
The Tokyo Anime Center (東京アニメセンター) is a permanent facility that has been created, to market anime to residents of Japan, as well as Western visitors. The facility will host regular events, live radio
Museum, Specialty Store