Jazz Spot Intro
Lucky the girls who went to the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed 'School of the Free Spirit' (Jiyu Gakuen). Built in 1921, it functioned as a...
On the outskirts of Ikebukuro, this cemetery has the city's largest collection of literary greats. Pick up an English-language map from...
Ikebukuro Earthquake Hall
This public safety centre has a room that simulates a real earthquake. It's obviously intended for school children, but travellers are...
Takadanobaba's Myanmar community gathers here for mohinga (rice-noodle soup) and laphete thote (salad of pickled tea leaves) made with...
basement fl, NT Bldg, 2-14-8 Takadanobaba · interesting places nearby
Jazz Spot Intro information
This little club – which gives away a quarter of its floor space to a grand piano – holds jam sessions almost nightly (Monday and Fridays are for drinking and talking shop). It's most well known for its 12-hour Saturday sessions that run until 5am. Bonus: no cover charge.