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Asakusa Culture Tourist Information Center

2-18-9 Kaminarimon, Taito 111-0034, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3842-5566
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Great view, friendly staff and currency exchange

A good place to look for information as staff speaks English. We went there to ask about money... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2017
wyuyuh
via mobile
Free and breathtaking views of the Skytree and Sensoji area

Taking the subway exit for Sensoji you will emerge on the street in front of the main gate. Head to... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2017
Choo-Beng G
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Singapore, Singapore
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2-18-9 Kaminarimon, Taito 111-0034, Tokyo Prefecture
Ueno, Asakusa
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+81 3-3842-5566
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Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

A good place to look for information as staff speaks English. We went there to ask about money changers and was directed to a Travelex inside the building. The staff also suggested we go to the eighth floor for the view which has free access....More

Thank wyuyuh
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Taking the subway exit for Sensoji you will emerge on the street in front of the main gate. Head to the new glass fronted building across the street where the tourist information office is. Take the lift to the observation floor and be rewarded with...More

Thank Choo-Beng G
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The staff are nice and tourist friendly at Asakusa Culture Tourist Information Center. Good view of Asakusa on the 8/F of the centre. Thumbs up to everything!

Thank Quack H
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Excellent view of the Sensoji temple and the Asakusa area and it's free! All you need to do is to take the elevator up to the 8th floor.

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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

From the top of this building, you can see a Main Street, Nakamise street'. And also you can see the Tokyo SkyTree. On the top floor, there is a small café. It gives us a relaxing time.

Thank oga328
Reviewed 11 December 2016

The people speak english and other languages. We went here to find out about the free wifi locations around Tokyo. They directed us to the 2nd level to find the brochure that had a code to enter and download an app. They give you free...More

Thank 206jazz
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I was offered to attend a Saturday free Geisha dance show.I came to realize that dance is a symbolic motions to indicate some Japanese legends this was a 6th floor event.The 8th floor also offered a panoramic free view to the Asakusa pleasant area.

Thank hassan s
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

A man stopped us on the street and offered a free traditional dance class with costumes, which in the US would seem very strange, but we went for it and it was awesome! If offered, do it!

Thank Aspen M
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Nice information center with multilingual staff. They provided eating recommendations along with other tourist information. Free wifi stations located on premise. Free to go to the 7th floor for a view of the shrine and shopping street, plus views of Sky Tree tower. If you...More

Thank NFca
Reviewed 16 November 2016

great help to begin the day. Very helpful people that provided me with a lot of info about this famous spot

Thank yoyocu
Nearby
Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old
Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa.
Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit
a variety of different museums and galleries. At
Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the
grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed
alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at
the end of the year, when many people go on shopping
...More
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