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Bank of Japan

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Money Honey!!

The Bank of Japan building is one of the architectural monuments worth visiting. It houses Japan's... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2017
Sir_Gaurav
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Pune, India
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A very high end bank that is very friendly and helpful to English speaking people. Probably other... read more

Reviewed January 20, 2016
Traveling_Norseman
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2-1-1 Nihonbashi Hongokucho, Chuo 103-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
Ginza / Tokyo Nihonbashi
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The old building was completed in 1896 and is a good example of Meiji Architecture, built by the same architect who did the design of Tokyo Station, a masterpiece. When it was opened, this building was among the first to boast of modern amenities, like...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2017

The Bank of Japan building is one of the architectural monuments worth visiting. It houses Japan's central bank.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Sir_Gaurav
Reviewed March 6, 2017

This historical building is not a must-see but a fine example of Meiji era architecture in a neo-baroque style. It was built in 1896.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank warren D
Reviewed January 25, 2016

This is where JPY as a currency produced and circulated throughout Japan. Building itself is also beautiful and surrounded by flowers. It also has a currency museum inside.

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed January 20, 2016

A very high end bank that is very friendly and helpful to English speaking people. Probably other languages as well. Performed minor banking procedures to help with travel. That's about it! Very convenient.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Traveling_Norseman
Reviewed June 20, 2015

Here you will find many interesting things about the development of money in Japan from time to time, and you can see the original form of their old coins are known as real Wado Kaichin, Oban and Koban.

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

It is a valuable building historically. The person who designed it is a person same as the person who designed Tokyo Station. His name is Mr.Kingo Tatsuno!

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Reviewed October 21, 2013

i dont understand why ppl coming there to see. they have nothing too see inside. maybe outside, architecture look interesting but thats it. just photogenic building...

Date of experience: July 2013
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Ginza / Tokyo Nihonbashi
Ginza is famous for being a trendy hotspot, but it's
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a hundred years ago. Department stores and luxury
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It's a long established tradition to shop and stroll
while the road is closed to traffic. Luxury hotels,
world class cuisine from talented chefs, and a
collection of glitzy clubs will make this area popular
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