"Tokyo Tower" Tokyo Tower Tip by imstress

Tokyo Tower, Tokyo: 55 reviews and 109 photos

Tokyo Tower stand at 333 meters tall and is the world?s tallest freestanding iron structure. It is taller than the Eiffel Tower by 13m. The observation floors are at the height of 150m and 250m. On a clear day, you can get a good view of Mount Fuji.

Tokyo Tower was built in 1958 to carry television transmissions. It now broadcast all Tokyo?s channels as well as FM radio stations.

The Tokyo Tower also house an aquarium at the first floor. On the fourth floor is the Trick Art Gallery where special paints are used to create 3D pictures. There is a wak museum and Hologram exhibition at the third level.

Tokyo tower opens daily from 9am to 10pm. The entrance fee is 800Y. Nearest stations are Kamiyacho and Onarimon Stations.

Address: 4-2-8 Shiba Koen, Minato-ku
Directions: Toei Subway AKABANEBASHI
Phone: 03-3433-5111
Website: http://www.tokyotower.co.jp/

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  • Written Aug 12, 2008
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