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Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building

also known as:
Tokyo City Hall, TMG, Tochō
Address:
2-8-1, Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 163-8001 Japan
Priority: Midd
Location Type: Attraction
The observation deck of Tokyo's City Hall (243m) on the top floor is free of charge and on a clear day you can have views as far as Mount Fuji.
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Wikipedia - Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building

Metropolitan Government Building in Shinjuku, Tôkyô, Japan

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building, also referred to as Tokyo City Hall or Tochō for short, houses the headquarters of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, which governs not only the 23 wards, but also the cities, towns and villages that make up Tokyo as a whole.

Located in Shinjuku, it held the title of the tallest building (by roof height) in Tokyo, at 243 meters (799 feet), from 1991 to late 2006, when it surrendered its title upon the completion of Midtown Tower. The two panoramic observation decks, one in each tower on floor 45 (202 meters high), are free of charge to the public and contain gift shops and cafes. They are open till 23:00 on weekdays. Use of cameras is permitted, but tripods are forbidden.
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