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Bunkyo Civic Center

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Yotsuya / Iidabashi
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Address: 1-16-21 Kasuga, Bunkyo 112-0003 , Tokyo Prefecture
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+81 3-3812-7111
08:30 - 17:15
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Nice panoramic view of West, East and North of Tokyo on 25th floor.

Yes, it worth to have a look to view this panoramic view for free on 25th floor of this city hall building.

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Londres, Royaume-Uni
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Chicago, Illinois
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105 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

An office building with a nice view of Tokyo from the 25th floor, and it's free. I had hoped to see Mount Fiji from the observation deck but didn't despite it being a sunny day. We took the subway from Ikebukura and managed to get into the building without getting out of the station or getting lost - now that... More 

Thank Mari M
Londres, Royaume-Uni
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Yes, it worth to have a look to view this panoramic view for free on 25th floor of this city hall building.

Thank yakuzaclient
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Take the lift up to the 25th floor to enjoy a free view of the city. Skytree tower is very visible. Read claims to be able to see mt Fuji however it was pretty cloudy/foggy when i was up so didnt get that view. Smoking room at the 2nd floor in case anyone is interested and there's an amusement park... More 

Thank mohamedz764
Williams Lake, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The observatory on the 26th floor may not be as high as many others but it is free and the view is quite nice. I went at night, and I had an awesome shot of Tokyo and the Sky Tree! The place does close early, at 20:30, keep that in mind.

Thank CarinaHarumi
Woking, United Kingdom
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231 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Located in the center of Tokyo, this public office building has a very nice observatory in 25th floor. Actually, it is 26th floor building, but the top floor is for business meeting by the ward office. The windows are fitted for the best view and even clean, so it is ideal to enjoy Tokyo sky view. As it is free... More 

Thank Hanmin J
Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

The deck is located on the 25th floor in the office building located opposite to Korakuen metro station.You do not need to queue up for lift like Tokyo metropolitan building in Shinjuku as there were not many toursits. You can be able to see as far as Mount Fuji in a clear day with shinjuku skyline as the backdrop.

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Mannheim, Germany
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Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

You can actually see Fuji mountain somewhere far. The view is as good as it can be from a central Tokyo building. It is free of charge and not at all crowded (went on a working day at 9 am)

Thank StrongCoffee2Go
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

One of the best free viewpoints of Tokyo. Just walk inside and take an escalator to the top for the 180degree view. In clear weather Fuji can also be seen far away. The sky tree can also be seen. Restaurant available as well.

Thank Szántó A
Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

It has a certificate says you can see the 富士山, but too sad the day we went was cloudy day. We didnt get to the top of the Skytree, since it's too expensive. The best part of this part is that its totally free.

Thank LeonLiu
Portland, Oregon
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

There is a free viewing gallery on the 25th floor. It affords a great view of Fuji over Shinjuku and of the Tokyo SkyTree. They open at 9:30 am. You can also look down on the Koishikawa Korakuen Garden. In addition there is a multiple use room on the entrance level where there are often art exhibitions. The Bunkyo Tourist... More 

Thank Oliver1646

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