Akasaka is one of 's central business districts, full of corporate headquarters and expensive hotels. The area is directly adjacent to , one of Tokyo's prime concentrations of bureaucracy, and only a stone's throw from the Imperial Palace in .
Photo: ashish100, CC BY 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The is the national library of and among the largest libraries in the world. Photo: 663highland, CC BY 2.5.

Arts centre
was a music venue in , which opened in April 1996, and was owned and operated by Tokyo Broadcasting System Television, Inc. Photo: Mayuno, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a concert venue in the central Akasaka district of , Japan. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The National Art Center is a museum in , , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is an expensive section of 's ward famous for its nightlife, much of which is geared towards foreigners. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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.

is a district of central which is a significant business center and commercial area, although not quite as busy as Shinjuku or Shibuya to the west. Photo: LERK, CC BY-SA 3.0.


35.6717° or 35° 40' 18" north
139.7356° or 139° 44' 8.2" east
Open Location Code
65 metres (213 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 5732715872
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: أكاساكا
  • Arabic: أكاساكا، طوكيو
  • Bulgarian: Акасака
  • Catalan: Akasaka
  • Cebuano: Akasaka
  • Chinese: 赤坂
  • Chinese: 赤坂區
  • Czech: Akasaka
  • Dutch: Akasaka
  • English: Akasaka, Tokyo
  • French: Akasaka
  • French: Akasaka (Tōkyō)
  • German: Akasaka
  • Hungarian: Akaszaka
  • Italian: Akasaka
  • Japanese: Akasaka
  • Japanese: あかさか
  • Japanese: アカサカ
  • Japanese: 溜池 (東京都)
  • Japanese: 赤坂
  • Korean: 아카사카
  • Lithuanian: Akasaka (Tokijas)
  • Lithuanian: Akasaka
  • Persian: آکاساکا
  • Persian: اکاساکا
  • Portuguese: Akasaka
  • Portuguese: Tóquio/Akasaka
  • Russian: Акасака
  • Spanish: Akasaka
  • Thai: อะกะซะกะ
  • Thai: อากาซากะ
  • Turkish: Akasaka

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