Walk the Line : Yamanote Line from Ikebukuro to Mejiro Station | Toshima City Volunteer Guides for International Visitors (GIV)

Walk the Line : Yamanote Line from Ikebukuro to Mejiro Station | Toshima City Volunteer Guides for International Visitors (GIV)

Walk the Line : Yamanote Line from Ikebukuro to Mejiro Station

Jiyu Gakuen Myonichikan
Jiyu Gakuen Myonichikan

You will be surrounded by the sights and sounds of everyday life of Tokyo as you walk along the Yamanote line. You will visit two historical places. Jiyugakuen Myonichikan was a missionary school founded by Mr. & Mrs. Hani in 1921. The building designed by F.L. Wright was designated as an Important Cultural Asset in 1997. MEJIRO Garden is a Japanese style garden with a large pond and Sekicho An (Redbird House), which is also the tea ceremony pavilion representing the essence of traditional Japanese architecture. You can get a feel of "Kyoto" right here in Mejiro.

Mejiro Garden
Mejiro Garden
Tokyo Metropolitan Theater
Tokyo Metropolitan Theater
General
Available Days 1st Saturday of a month
Departure Time 1:00PM at Toshima City Tourism Association*
Duration of the Tour About1.5 hours (can be adjusted)
Cost 140 yen per person for transportation
Route
Toshima City Tourism Association office (Ikebukuro) ⇒ West Gate Park ⇒ Tokyo Metropolitan Theater ⇒ Jiyu Gakuen Myonichikan ⇒ Agariyashiki Park ⇒ Mejiro Garden ⇒ Mejiro Station ⇒ Ikebukuro Station (end)

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