Chiyoda is a located in central , . It is known as Chiyoda City in English.It was formed in 1947 as a merger of Kanda and Kōjimachi wards following Tokyo City's transformation into Tokyo Metropolis.

Landmarks in the Area

The Liberal Democratic Party of Japan, frequently abbreviated to LDP or Jimintō, is a conservative political party in Japan. is situated 2 km southwest of Chiyoda. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The National Diet Library is the national library of and among the largest libraries in the world. is situated 2 km southwest of Chiyoda. Photo: 663highland, CC BY 2.5.

Religious organization
Yasukuni Shrine is a Shinto shrine located in . Photo: David.Monniaux, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Commercial building
The Tokyo Stock Exchange, which is called Tōshō or TSE/TYO for short, is a stock exchange located in , . is situated 2½ km southeast of Chiyoda. Photo: EXECUTOR, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Akihabara is a common name for the area around Akihabara Station in the of , Japan. is situated 2 km northeast of Chiyoda. Photo: Jmho, CC0.

Nagatachō is a district of , , located in Ward. is situated 2 km southwest of Chiyoda. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Kanda-Jinbōchō, commonly known as Jinbōchō or Jimbocho, is a district of , , known as Tokyo's center of used-book stores and publishing houses, and as a popular antique and curio shopping area. Photo: koichiwb, CC BY 2.0.

Kasumigaseki is a district in in , . is situated 2 km south of Chiyoda. Photo: BlackRiver, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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