Institute for Nature Study
Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum
Although the Teien museum hosts regular art exhibitions – usually of decorative arts – its appeal lies principally in the building...
Get a feel for wabi-sabi – the aesthetic of perfect imperfections that guides the tea ceremony – at this museum specialising in the...
This gorgeous oasis is actually the grounds of a banquet hall, but anyone is free to enter and walk through the gardens (though some...
One of Tokyo's best tonkatsu (crumbed pork cutlet) restaurants, Tonki has a loyal following. The seats at the counter – where you can...
5-21-5 Shirokanedai · interesting places nearby
Institute for Nature Study information
What would Tokyo look like left to its own natural devices? Since 1949 this park, affiliated with the Tokyo National Museum, has let the local flora go wild. There are wonderful walks through its forests, marshes and ponds. No more than 300 people are allowed in at a time, which makes for an even more peaceful setting.