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Ministry of Defense Government building

Ministry of Defense Government buildingIt is Government building of Ministry of Defense which is one of the Japanese central government offices. There is Ministry of Defense where approximately 10,000 act on to the Owari feudal clan Tokugawas daimyo's mansion trace. Military academies were put from (1874) in 1874 and became the Department of the Army during war. It became garrison town of the Ground Self-Defense Force after the war and became the Defense Agency (existing Ministry of Defense) from (2000) in 2000. The old military academy headquarters is left as "Ichigaya memorial". "Ichigaya memorial" has visit tour, too. (prior application system)

Address 5-1, Ichigayahonmuracho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
The nearest station, access
  • It is a 10-minute walk from JR Ichigaya Station

・It is a 10-minute walk from Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line Ichigaya Station
・It is a 10-minute walk from Toei Shinjuku Line Ichigaya Station

Phone number 03-5366-3111
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