Edo Castle

Edo Castle, also known as Chiyoda Castle, is a flatland castle that was built in 1457 by Ōta Dōkan. It is today part of the and is in , , Toshima District, Musashi Province.

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The Ōoku refers to the Women's quarters of Edo Castle, the section where the women connected to the reigning shōgun resided. is situated 140 meters southeast of Edo Castle. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The Tokyo National Museum of Modern Art in , , is the foremost museum collecting and exhibiting modern Japanese art.This Tokyo museum is also known by the English acronym MOMAT. is situated 240 meters north of Edo Castle. Photo: Lombroso, Public domain.

The Tokyo is the primary residence of the Emperor of Japan. is situated 600 meters southwest of Edo Castle. Photo: Fg2, Public domain.

is situated 100 meters east of Edo Castle. Photo: Kakidai, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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is an administrative and postal area of , . Photo: Aimaimyi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Ward is the center of and in many ways the center of all . Photo: Fg2, Public domain.

is the enormous and wealthy capital of , and also its main city, overflowing with culture, commerce, and most of all, people. Photo: 名無し野電車区, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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