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Tokyo for young kids

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Tokyo for young kids
With the anime center and Miyazaki museum to excite their eyes, the Taiko drum museum and children's castle to keep their hands busy, and Tokyo Disneyland and Toyota's Megaweb to take them on a ride, kids will never run out of amusements in Tokyo.
Good for: Families, Groups, Individuals
Seasons: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
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Tokyo Disneyland
Tokyo Disneyland

Tokyo Disneyland—the Kingdom of Dreams and Magic. This is one of the world’s largest theme park with great access from central Tokyo, located only 15 minutes away by train from Tokyo Station. You’ll find numerous exciting attractions that will sweep you away into the world of the Disney films, enthralling entertainment that will take your breath away, adorable food and merchandise... More

Tokyo Disneyland—the Kingdom of Dreams and Magic. This is one of the world’s largest theme park with great access from central Tokyo, located only 15 minutes away by train from Tokyo Station. You’ll find numerous exciting attractions that will sweep you away into the world of the Disney films, enthralling entertainment that will take your breath away, adorable food and merchandise themed to the Disney Characters, and so much more. Don’t miss this opportunity to spend an amazing day at a Disney theme park that you won’t find anywhere else! Less

Fee: Yes      Duration of visit: More than 3 hours
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Ghibli Museum Mitaka
Ghibli Museum Mitaka

The brainchild of award-winning Japanese animation director Hayao Miyazaki, this museum includes a theater showing film excerpts, a whimsical children's play zone, a rooftop garden, and exhibits related to his movies, including Spirited Away.

Fee: Yes      Duration of visit: 2-3 hours
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Tokyo Anime Center
Tokyo Anime Center

Televisions preview soon-to-be-released anime series, while the exhibition area showcases sketches, costumes, and animators' inspiration pieces.

Fee: No      Duration of visit: 1-2 hours
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National Children's Castle (Kodomo no Shiro)
National Children's Castle (Kodomo no Shiro)

Built to commemorate the International Year of the Child, each floor is dedicated to a different theme: swimming in the basement pool, activity and performance spaces on the lower levels, unstructured play in the third floor climbing wall and playhouses, music on the forth floor, and an outdoor playground on the roof.

Fee: Yes      Duration of visit: 2-3 hours
Drum Museum (Taikokan)
Drum Museum (Taikokan)

This rotating collection of both Japanese taiko drums and drums from around the world welcomes visitors to bang on the drums on display upstairs and purchase their own drums, flutes, dragon masks and other festival attire downstairs.

Fee: Yes      Duration of visit: <1 hour
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Mega Web
Mega Web

MEGA WEB is the car theme park to 'Look', 'Ride' and 'Feel' automobile. There are 3 facilities based on each theme. Explore the TOYOTA's theme park with your family, couples and friends. A hands-on car showroom meets amusement park, Mega Web delights visitors of all ages with thrill rides, racing simulators, and a movie theater with seats that move to bring viewers in on the action.

Fee: No      Duration of visit: 1-2 hours
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Ueno Zoo
Ueno Zoo

One of Japan's most beloved zoos, Ueno Zoo includes many unusual animals, such as Hokkaido brown beans, Japanese macaques, and wild cormorants.

Fee: Yes      Duration of visit: 2-3 hours
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