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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Tokyo

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Historical Places in Tokyo

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    Among the country's, and the world's, largest institutions of its kind, Tokyo National Museum exhibits Buddhist and Japanese artwork, woodblo
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    Imperial Palace , Chiyoda
    Home of the imperial family, Imperial Palace and its expansive grounds stand among the city's most popular attractions for foreign visitors.
    Tours from $45
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    Senso-ji Temple , Taito
    Completed in 645 CE, Senso-ji Temple holds the status of being the oldest temple in Tokyo. The temple grounds contain an independent Buddhist
    Tours from $41
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    To escape the hustle of urban life in Tokyo, duck into The East Gardens of the Imperial Palace (Edo Castle Ruin) and appreciate the serenity
    Tours from $302
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    Stop by Tokyo Central Railway Station, one of the busiest transportation hubs in Japan, and observe as crowds of passengers board the speedy
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