Imperial Palace

The Tokyo Imperial Palace is the primary residence of the Emperor of Japan. It is a large -like area located in the of and contains buildings including the main palace, the private residences of the Imperial Family, an archive, museums and administrative offices.

Landmarks in the Area

Shinto shrine
The Three Palace Sanctuaries are a group of structures in the precincts of the in . is situated 240 meters south of Imperial Palace. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Post office
is situated 270 meters east of Imperial Palace. Photo: Fg2, Public domain.

The Museum of the Imperial Collections Sannomaru-Shōzōkan is located on the grounds of the East Garden of . is situated 300 meters east of Imperial Palace. Photo: あばさー, Public domain.

Tourist attraction
The Ōoku refers to the Women's quarters of Edo Castle, the section where the women connected to the reigning shōgun resided. is situated 570 meters northeast of Imperial Palace. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Hayabusachō is a district of , , .

Kasumigaseki is a district in in , . Photo: BlackRiver, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Nagatachō is a district of , , located in Ward. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Hibiya Park is a in , , . is situated 1¼ km southeast of Imperial Palace. Photo: 663highland, CC BY 2.5.

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