Shinjuku Specialties

To the times when Shinjuku which continues evolving is new

By last "Shinjuku plus vol.10" in the Heisei period (March, 2019 issuance), we look back toward famous place in established Shinjuku-ku in these 30 years.

Towards the next times, Shinjuku-ku continues evolving.

Shinjuku Station South Exit Area Kabuki-cho area Yotsuya The Kanda River area
Big shopping zone

Shinjuku Station South Exit Area

It is transformed themselves into big shopping area by the opening of business of Shinjuku Southern Terrace, Takashimaya Times Square.
Furthermore, it became lively area where as Shinjuku Expressway Bus Terminal was made, many foreigners came and went as well as Japanese.

Shopping facility

In the area of the Shinjuku Station south exit, Victoria or apparel shops of sports shop stood in a row including Takashimaya Times Square after the Heisei period began, and it was in place to go to visit so that many people did shopping.

In the east exit, area with turnout along with the west exit
It is excellent at Access! Huge shopping area
LUMINE Shinjuku, flags
Takashimaya Times Square
Victoria Shinjuku shop

Shinjuku Southern Terrace

Promenade which extends to the Yoyogi area from the Shinjuku Station south exit. Shinjuku MYLORD and Takashimaya Times Square were connected by deck. Shops of eating and drinking and miscellaneous goods form a line along the promenade.

●The 1998 (Heisei 10) opening of business
Excursion from the Shinjuku Station west exit to the south exit became convenient
2-2-1, Yoyogi, Shibuya-ku
Promenade which is convenient for moving & shopping

Shinjuku Expressway Bus Terminal

Terminal of express bus linking 39 prefectures 300 cities of the whole country to Shinjuku. There is counter which can talk about plain guide map and manned ticketing window, trip of bus with anything and is considered so that there is smooth trip even to anyone.

●The 2016 (Heisei 28) opening of business
  • Departure and arrival number of service of high-speed route bus is number one in Japan with up to 1,720 flights *1
  • Transfer to train is shortened for up to 13 minutes by bus *2
5-24-55, Sendagaya, Shibuya-ku
The Tokyo national highway office investigation
From express bus departure and arrival place that was in Shinjuku Central Park
In the case of transfer to JR Shinjuku Station
Infiltration 3F deck is excellent at view in Shinjuku Expressway Bus Terminal
The Japan's biggest bus terminal that links local city to Shinjuku

Pupa Shinjuku

Other than foods shop which featured the theme of Asia, Japanese stand village, it overflows for stimulation fresh youthfully including space that assumed dispatch of inspiration through art or music, event concept.

●The 2016 (Heisei 28) opening of business
Atmosphere of underpass became bright
3-35-6, Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku Route 20 underpass
☎ 03-5357-7074
Business hours: 11:00-23:30
It follows no fixed holiday NEWoMan
Dispatch base of meal and inspiration
Entertainment city

Kabuki-cho area

It is ever downtown of Yoichi Azuma and sung Kabuki-cho.
We were reborn as one of the best entertainment cities in the world, and anyone changed into town to be able to enjoy in peace.

Shinjuku TOHO Building

Compound building where hotel having movie theater largest in Tokyo and 970 entered. By co-operation with Kabuki-cho, we assume Shinjuku TOHO Building "dynamo" of pulling in customers, and anyone performs reproduction to Kabuki-cho to be able to enjoy in peace with the whole town.

●The 2015 (Heisei 27) opening of business
We are born as new landmark of Kabuki-cho
1-19-1, Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku
New symbol of Kabuki-cho to "dynamo" of pulling in customers
Godzilla head which eyes shine nine times a day, and blows out smoke, and barks. Powerful figure is must-see!

The more fourth Avenue

Road connecting Shinjuku-dori St. and Yasukuni Dori opens the permanent construction opening cafe first shop on the whole country's first public road after society experiment for 7 years in 2012 (Heisei 24). The second shop starts business in the next year, too and it does well and becomes a certain space.

●Conduct full-scale in 2012 (Heisei 24)
  • It became as we were beautiful and could enjoy in peace
  • People who came by holding of various events increased
The neighborhood of 3-20, Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku
Department of Shinjuku-ku green engineering works traffic measures section
☎ 03-5273-4265
Open cafe
The summer (from April to September)
Weekdays 15:00-21:30
Day, holiday 12:00-18:00
The winter season (from October to March)
Weekdays 15:00-19:30
Day, holiday 12:00-17:00
On beautiful way to be able to enjoy open cafe
Global sports facility is going to be completed this year


We renew, and National Stadium which stared at festival of many historic sports plans this year.
While Yotsuya that Shinjuku Historical Museum opened in 1989 evolves for the future while having duty to leave history, and to tell.

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New National Stadium

As stadium sending sports and culture of new age that all people can take advantage of in peace, National Stadium is reborn. It is stadium like Japan where warmth of tree is felt using domestic wood by all seats.

●It is going to be completed in November, 2019
Figure which we can see from the outside simply because it is under construction is must-see!
10-1, Kasumigaokamachi, Shinjuku-ku others

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Kengo Kuma architecture city drawing office
We give JV making /JSC

Note) Perth is completion expectation image,
It may be different from real thing.
Planting assumes figure of about ten years after the completion.

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Yotsuya further in town full of charm

The whole area including ruins of Yotsuya third elementary school unified in 2007 by Yotsuya Elementary School of the present maintenance is right in the middle.

1-50, Yotsuya, Shinjuku-ku
We build Landmark of Yotsuya
Building of Landmark consisting of commercial facilities and house, educational facility, the public interest facility around large office.
Space that is full of green of about 5,000 square meters
Very large open space is established near the station. In gorgeous tree planting space that open space plants trees with a great variety of plants and is related to green around the outer moat by.

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In note) future, we may be changed by administrative discussion.

Shinjuku Historical Museum

Museum which can know history of Shinjuku from the Paleolithic era. As for the thing to enter in streetcar or new-type residence, and to be able to enjoy. We can feel the change of the town of Shinjuku.

●The 1989 (Heisei 1) opening
We can learn history having a long Shinjuku happily
Sanneicho, Yotsuya, Shinjuku-ku 12-16☎03-3359-2131
Business hours: 9:30-17:30 (as for the admission until 17:00)
Holiday :4 second Monday (in the case of holiday the next day)
We convey history of Shinjuku from the Paleolithic era to the present age
It does well by ecological approach and revives

The Kanda River area

Area where Takadanobaba and Ochiai can come in contact with nature.
Environmental conservation activity and tree planting activity are carried out around the Kanda River in particular, and places that are kind to both people and creature increase.

Otomeyama Koen (Shogun's Reserve)

Otomeyama Koen (Shogun's Reserve) which revivified former cliff line and Tando topography taking the opportunity of expansion maintenance. The whole site is covered in forest which is full of green, and spring streams down chasm. In garden, we can look at killifish, Sawa queen crab, various creatures such as spotbill duck.

●2014 (Heisei 26) expansion maintenance
  • We became able to come in contact with precious nature
  • Children became able to play at ease
2-10, Shimoochiai, Shinjuku-ku
Park full of nature which creature lives, and spring flows through

The Kanda River pro-water terrace

We maintain river of the Kanda River and open terrace only in the summer. We dip foot into water of river and get cool air and we observe underwater creature and can do it. By having improved the quality of the water, sweetfishes returned.

●We carry out from 2010 (Heisei 22)
  • There was place that could sense the Kanda River bodily
  • We can observe underwater creature close
2-18-1, Takadanobaba, Shinjuku-ku
Person in charge ☎03-5273-3924 of Shinjuku-ku Midori Park section green
Please confirm in public information, HP of ward on conduct day
"Mizumoto like colorman reappears, too"
We enter river and are observed creature in the summer

Amusement place of evolving Kabuki-cho

The 2017 (Heisei 29) opening of business

It is open in amusement facility "SEGA Kabukicho, Shinjuku". In high end VR head mount proud of large field of vision and high resolution, we can experience a feeling of unprecedented devotion.

1-21-1, Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku second Eastern Asia Hall 2F☎03-3208-0571
Business hours: Weekdays 15:00-23:00 Saturday and Sunday, celebration 10:00-23:00
What is VR?
As if need in virtual space made with computer; can experience.

Shinjuku plus vol.10 March, 2019 issuance feature "Shinjuku which continues evolving"

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