Kita is a special ward located in , . The English translation of its Japanese self-designation is City of Kita. The ward was founded on March 15, 1947.
Photo: ↑PON, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

is a public park in Kita, Tokyo, Japan. Photo: ↑PON, CC BY-SA 3.0.

are a Tokyo metropolitan park in Bunkyō-ku. is situated 2½ km south of Kita. Photo: Nesnad, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: お札と切手の博物館, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Teikyo University is a private university headquartered in the Itabashi ward of , Japan. is situated 2 km west of Kita. Photo: ペン太, CC BY 2.5.

Localities in the Area

is a ward in northwest , . This guide incorporates Ikebukuro, a section of and one of the three major metropolitan sub-centers on the Yamanote Line, along with Shinjuku and Shibuya. Photo: Dick Thomas Johnson, CC BY 2.0.

Nerima, Itabashi, and Kita are a trio of suburban wards in north and northwestern , bordering and outer Tokyo's . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Bunkyō is in , north of the Imperial Palace. The name means roughly "Capital of Culture" and, indeed, it's best known as the home of the sprawling University of Tokyo and a series of aristocratic parks and villas. Photo: Lukas, CC BY 2.0.


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