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5 of the best contemporary art bookstores in TOKYO

投稿日:2020-03-27 更新日:

date: March 2020


Here are the 5 best bookstores you would like to visit in Tokyo, from art magazines to specialized books and comics.

1 Maruzen Junkudo Shibuya

Maruzen Junkudo Shibuya is located on the 7th floor of a large department store opposite H & M’s Shibuya store, passing through the teenager girl’s sacred place 109 store.

7th floor of Tokyu Department Store 2-24-1 Dogenzaka, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-8019 
phone number03-5456-2111
business hours10: 00-21: 00
Regular holidaybusiness hours 3/14 ~ 4/15 11: 00 ~ 20: no holidays 

2 Kinokuniya Bookstore

Kinokuniya Bookstore is located just outside the east exit of Shinjuku Station, which has the largest number of passenger transfers in the world.

AddressTakashimaya Times Square South Building 6th floor, 5-24-2 Sendagaya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 151-0051
Business hoursTemporary business hours: 11:00 – 20: 3


Art book bookstore in Daikanyama, a luxury residential area with a stylish appearance like a cooperative house. TSUTAYA Daikanyama



17-5 Sarugakucho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 〒150-0033 

Store Hours

1F 7:00 AM-2:00AM 7 days a week

2F 9:00 AM-2:00AM 7 days a week

4 Sanseido Bookstore

The largest bookstore in the used book town of Jimbocho is Sanseido Bookstore . It is recommended to visit while searching for precious used books.

location1-1 Kanda Jimbocho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0051 
phone number03-3233-3312 ※ Please be careful about wrong calling
business hours10 : 00-20 : 0

5  Shosen Book Tower

1 minute walk from Akihabara station. The Shosen Book Tower in Akihabara is a large bookstore that  overwhelming number of products of Japanese manga , anime and comics.

Store nameShosen Book Tower
business hours10: 00-21: 00
Regular holidayOpen all year round.
Street address1-11-1 Kanda Sakumacho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0025 

How is everyone? If you visit it according to your action plan, you will get a glimpse of the philosophy of the country of Japan and, ultimately, the city of Tokyo.

Then, have a good book trip >>>


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