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This faithful reconstruction of the Tokyo terminus of Japan's first railway is built on the site of the original and even showcases the few remaining bits.
This faithful reconstruction of the Tokyo terminus of Japan's first railway is built on the site of the original and even showcases the few remaining bits. The inside, however, is now given over to several expensive restaurants and cafes.
Japan, 〒105-0004 Tōkyō-to, Minato-ku, Shinbashi, 5 Chome−17, 港新ビル ２ 丁目 １７
Founded by Yūyo Shōsō in the 14th century, the Zōjō-ji is the headquarters of the Chinzei branch of Jōdo-shū Buddhism
Soaring to a height of 332
A small modern museum of the history of advertising in Japan, run by Japan's biggest ad company Dentsu
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Fujifilm's exhibition space for the latest and greatest in photography
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