Bunkyo

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: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Garden
The Koishikawa Botanical Garden is a botanical garden with an arboretum operated by the University of Tokyo Graduate School of Science. Photo: Daderot, Public domain.

Museum
The Koishikawa Annex, The University Museum, The University of Tokyo is a museum located in Hakusan Bunkyo, , . Photo: Tokyo Watcher, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Metro station
Myogadani Station is a subway station on the Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line in Bunkyo, Tokyo, operated by the Tokyo subway operator Tokyo Metro. Photo: Araisyohei, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The is a museum in Bunkyo-ku, , . Photo: Dddeco, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Neighborhood
is a district of Bunkyo, Tokyo. It consists of five sub-areas, 1-5 chome. Photo: Rorowan, Public domain.

Quarter
is a district of , , . It was in the former ward of Kōjimachi, which existed in Tokyo until 1947. Photo: Lombroso, Public domain.

Quarter
is a sector of Taito, Tokyo, and, along with nearby Nezu and Sendagi neighborhoods in Bunkyo ward, is one of the few Tokyo neighborhoods in which the old Shitamachi atmosphere can still be felt. Photo: Jmabel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Bunkyo

Latitude
35.7188° or 35° 43' 7.7" north
Longitude
139.7447° or 139° 44' 41" east
Population
228,000
Elevation
21 metres (69 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 664479961
Geo­Names ID
7475133
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Bunkyou
  • Achinese: Bunkyō, Tokyo
  • Arabic: Bunkyō
  • Arabic: بونكيو
  • Arabic: بونكيو، طوكيو
  • Armenian: Բունքյո
  • Asturian: Bunkyō-ku
  • Asturian: Bunkyō
  • Azerbaijani: Bunkyo
  • Azerbaijani: Bunkö
  • Basque: Bunkyō
  • Belarusian: Бункё
  • Bengali: বুনকিয়ো-কু
  • Catalan: Bunkyō
  • Cebuano: Bunkyō-ku
  • Chechen: Бункё
  • Chinese: Bunkyô-khu
  • Chinese: 文京
  • Chinese: 文京区
  • Chinese: 文京區
  • Chinese: 東京市文京區
  • Czech: Bunkjó
  • Danish: Bunkyo
  • Danish: Bunkyou
  • Dutch: Bunkyo
  • Dutch: Bunkyō
  • English: Bunkyo-ku
  • English: Bunkyō-ku
  • English: Bunkyō
  • Esperanto: Bunkjo-kvartalo
  • Esperanto: Bunkjo
  • Esperanto: Bunkyo
  • Esperanto: Kvartalo Bunkjo
  • Estonian: Bunkyo
  • Estonian: Bunkyō
  • Estonian: Bunkyō ringkond
  • Finnish: Bunkyo
  • Finnish: Bunkyō
  • French: Bunkyo
  • French: Bunkyô
  • French: Bunkyō
  • Galician: Bunkyō
  • Gan Chinese: 文京区
  • Gan Chinese: 文京區
  • Georgian: ბუნკიო
  • German: Bunkyo
  • German: Bunkyō
  • Greek: Μπουνκγιό
  • Gujarati: બંક્યો-કુ
  • Haitian: Bunkyo
  • Hebrew: בונקיו
  • Hindi: बुन्क्यो-कू
  • Hungarian: Bunkyo-ku
  • Hungarian: Bunkyo
  • Hungarian: Bunkyō-ku
  • Hungarian: Bunkyō
  • Indonesian: Bunkyo-ku
  • Indonesian: Bunkyo
  • Indonesian: Bunkyō
  • Italian: Bunkyo
  • Italian: Bunkyō-ku
  • Italian: Bunkyō
  • Japanese: Bunkyō-ku
  • Japanese: ぶんきょうく
  • Japanese: ブンキョウク
  • Japanese: 文京区
  • Japanese: 東京都文京区
  • Javanese: Bunkyō, Tokyo
  • Kannada: ಬಂಕಿಯೋ-ಕು
  • Korean: 분쿄
  • Korean: 분쿄구
  • Latvian: Bunkija
  • Lithuanian: Bunkijas
  • Macedo-Romanian: Bunkyo
  • Malay: Bunkyō, Tokyo
  • Malay: Bunkyō
  • Marathi: बंक्यो-कु
  • Min Nan Chinese: Bunkyô-khu
  • Norwegian: Bunkyo
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Bunkyo
  • Occitan (post 1500): Bunkyo
  • Persian: بونکئو
  • Persian: بونکئو، توکیو
  • Persian: بونکیو-کو، توکیو
  • Persian: بونکیو
  • Persian: بون کیو، توکیو
  • Persian: بونکیو، توکیو
  • Persian: بون‌کیو، توکیو
  • Polish: Bunkyo
  • Polish: Bunkyō
  • Portuguese: Bunkyo
  • Portuguese: Bunkyō
  • Portuguese: Tóquio/Bunkyo
  • Romanian: Bunkyō
  • Russian: Бункё
  • Scots: Bunkyo
  • Scots: Bunkyō
  • Sinhala: බුන්ක්යෝ -කු
  • Slovenian: Bunkyō
  • Spanish: Bunkyo
  • Spanish: Bunkyo Tokio
  • Spanish: Bunkyo Tokyo
  • Spanish: Bunkyō
  • Spanish: Bunkyō Tokyo
  • Swedish: Bunkyo
  • Swedish: Bunkyō
  • Tagalog: Bunkyō
  • Tamil: பங்கயா-கு
  • Tatar: Бункё
  • Telugu: బుంక్యో-కు
  • Thai: Bunkyō
  • Thai: บุงเกียว
  • Thai: บุงเคียว
  • Thai: เขตบุงเกียว
  • Thai: แขวงบุงเกียว
  • Tumbuka: Bunkyō
  • Turkish: Bunkyō
  • Ukrainian: Бункьо-ку
  • Ukrainian: Бункьо
  • Ukrainian: Район Бункьо
  • Urdu: بونکیو، ٹوکیو
  • Vietnamese: Bunkyō
  • Waray (Philippines): Bunkyō
  • Welsh: Bunkyō-ku
  • Yue Chinese: 文京區
  • Bunkyō Ku

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