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Asakusa Culture Tourist Information Center exterior

1F tourist information counter

View from the 8F terrace observatory

Located in front of Kaminari-mon Gate, Asakusa Culture Tourist Information Center provides information and services helpful to visitors of Taito-ku in four languages—Japanese, English, Chinese, and Korean—under the concept “Search, Show, Support.” Services include free public wireless LAN, currency exchange, and ticket sales. The facility is also conveniently equipped with a café, nursing room, and terrace observatory.

Detailed information

Basic information


2-18-9 Kaminarimon


Postal code:111-0034

Contact information

Name:Asakusa Culture Tourist Information Center

Telephone number:03-3842-5566

Fax number:03-3842-5508


By train:**
•5-min. walk from Tobu Isesaki Line (TOKYO SKYTREE Line) Asakusa Station
•1-min. walk from Tokyo Metro Ginza Line Asakusa Station Exit 2
•2-min. walk from Toei Asakusa Line Asakusa Station Exit A4
•10-min. walk from Tsukuba Express Asakusa Station Exit A1

By bus:**
•Toei Bus Asakusa Kaminari-mon (the location of the bus stop varies by route)
•Megurin / Tozai Megurin 31 Kaminari-mon (1-min. walk), Kita Megurin 1 Asakusa Station (5-min. walk)


Not available


Children | Students | Groups | Couples | Families | Seniors |


Views of the TOKYO SKY TREE | Viewing spots/floors | Beautiful night scenery |

Other services

Facility information

Toilet facilities available | Restaurant facilities | Internet access |

Foreign language explanations/displays

English | Chinese (simplified) | Korean |

Foreign language pamphlets

English | Chinese (simplified) | Chinese (traditional) | Korean |

Foreign language guides/interpretation/audio guides

English | Chinese (simplified) | Chinese (traditional) | Korean |

Universal design

  • Automated external defibrillator (AED)
  • Facility that complies with the New Barrier-Free Act
  • Automatic doors at entrance
  • Wheelchair ramp
  • Regular elevators/wheelchair-accessible elevators
  • Urinal with handrail
  • Western-style toilet with handrail
  • Multi-purpose toilet
  • Diaper changing area
  • Baby safety seat/baby chair
  • Ostomate facilities (Basic)
  • Wheelchair rental
  • Nursing room
  • Floor height difference in facility

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