Ryogoku Sights and more

Sumo seats Sumo at Ryogoku Kokugikan Kiyosumi Garden water bus on Sumida River nihombashi at Edo-Tokyo museum
Ryogoku kokugikan

Enojoy Sumo match at Ryogoku Kokugikan!

The Ryogoku Kokugikan(Ryogoku Sumo Hall) located just north of Ryogoku station in Tokyo is an indoor sporting arena for Sumo wrestling and others. Fifteen day Sumo tournament for deciding grand champion Yokozuna is held here three times...

Sumo match

Perfect guide of how to buy Sumo tickets!

Fifteen day Sumo tournament for deciding grand champion Yokozuna is held at Ryogokoku Kokugikan in Tokyo three times a year(January, May and September). Other tournaments are held in other cities: the tournament in March...

edo tokyo musum

See and feel atmosphere of Meiji period at Edo-Tokyo Museum!

The Edo-Tokyo Museum a five minutes' walk from the Ryogoku station in Tokyo was constructed in 1993 to preserve and exhibit materials of Tokyo's history and culture. It's known as the...

kiyosumi garden

How beautiful Kiyosumi Garden is!

The Kiyosumi Garden(Kioyosumi Teien) in Tokyo is designated as a place of scenic beauty by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Office. It was constructed by Kinokuniya Bunzaemon Japanese merchant and was rebuilted in 1878 by Iwasaki...

sumo museum

Drop in the Sumo Museum when you watch Sumo tournament!

The Sumo Museum exhibits historical materials of Sumo: Nishiki-e(colored woodblock print), old table rankings, Kesho-mawashi(sumo wrestler's ornamental apron) and...