A guide to touring Tokyo Chuo City

A guide to touring Tokyo Chuo City

News

April 02, 2020
【Notice of temporary closure】
Please note that Chuo City Tourist Information Center will be temporarily closed on April 4th・5th and 11th・12th due to prevent the spread of the infection.
We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.
March 31, 2020
【Cancellation announcement
of Chuo City semi-private English speaking guide tour】

Chuo City semi-private English speaking guide tour will be cancelled due to prevent the spread of the infection.
We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.
March 26, 2020
【Notice of temporary closure】

Please note that Chuo City Tourist Information Center will be temporarily closed on March 28th and 29th due to prevent the spread of the infection.
We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.
March 26, 2020
【Cancellation announcement of Chuo City semi-private English speaking guide tour】
Tokyo's governor is urging residents to stay home this weekend unless they absolutely must go out. From this reason, Chuo City semi-private English speaking guide tour will be cancelled on March 28th and 29th. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.
March 10, 2020
【Limited time offer! Explore Chuo City with a semi-private English speaking guide for FREE!】

Tokyo Chuo City Tourist Information Center will be e offering semi-private English speaking guiding tour for FREE!
What you need to do to participate.

1. Come to Tokyo Chuo City Tourist Information Center without a reservation
2. Tell the guide where or what you wish to visit or do.
3. Go off to explore the city with your guide.

The places where the guide can take you will be ONLY within Chuo City, within an hour, such as Ginza, Tsukiji, Nihonbashi, Ningyocho and Tsukishima.

Date: March 20th, 2020~May 6th, 2020 Everyday
Hours: 9:00am~12:00pm

Please feel free to ask our staff for details.
February 28, 2020
【Suspended the Kimono experience due to the new coronavirus】
At Chuo city tourist infomrantion center, we have suspended the Kimono experience to protect customers from new coronavirus.
※You can enjoy Calligraphy and Origami experience as usual.
December 18, 2019
◇◆One additional day for Orizuru Workshop!◆◇
Thank you everybody for joining our Orizuru (paper crane) Workshop!
Because we had many guests participating, we decided to add an extra day.
Check below for details.
Date: 12/21 (Sat), 12/22 (Sun) 
Time: 14:00~16:00
Place: Tokyo Chuo City Tourist Information Center 1st floor
※Free / No reservation needed
※One gift per person
※Workshop ends as soon as the gifts run out of stock
Feel free to ask our staff for more info if you have any further questions.
We are looking forward to seeing you!
December 15, 2019
Business hours during the New Year's holidays.

“Tokyo Chuo City Tourist Information Center” is open every day during the New Year's holidays.

Open: 9:00 am

Close: 9:00 pm

We hold workshops, such as Kimono-dressing, calligraphy and Kite-making. We would like you to stop by at our information center.

We are looking forward for your visit.
November 20, 2019
【“ORIZURU WAVE” Workshop】
Tokyo Chuo City Tourist Information Center will be holding an origami folding workshop. We are going to work on an〝OMOTENASHI Project" in Chuo City for the big event coming up next year. Omotenashi is a word to explain a traditional Japanese way of hospitality to entertain the guests wholeheartedly. For joining this project, please just fold a paper crane! We will hand out this crane to visitors who come from abroad to Chuo City during the event (July to September 2020).
The speciality of this workshop is that you can receive a special gift if you help us make 5 cranes. We will help you how to fold cranes in case you don't know how to. We are waiting for you to join!

Date: Nov. 24(Sun), 30(Sat), Dec. 8(Sun), 15(Sun), 22(Sun),
Time:14:00~16:00
Place: 1F Tokyo Chuo City Tourist Information Center
※Free to join and no reservation needed.
※Limited to one gift per person.
※Ends as soon as the gift is out of stock.

Please feel free to ask our staff for details.
October 13, 2019
Chanko offering will be held from15:30
Numbered tickets for Chanko (hot pot dish) will be distributed
HERE from 11:00 on October 13th. (It is limited to the first 200 people)