The 150m Main Observatory, where you can get a sense of Tokyo's cityscape in all three dimensions.
Plus, the 250m Special Observatory, with a perfect bird's-eye view of the whole of Tokyo.
Here is an introduction to Tokyo Tower’s two viewing platforms.
*Special Observatory(250m) has been closed for renovations,
will be reopened as a new attraction called "Top Deck Tour"
on Saturday, March 3rd, 2018. Please look here for details.
“Cafe La Tour”and “Club333 Stage”are located on the 1st floor of the Main Observatory. Come enjoy a cup of tea with breath-taking views, or enjoy live music on the stage, which enhances the magnificence of Tokyo’s night view. Be sure to experience the thrill of standing on the glass floor called “Lookdown Window”!
TOKYO TOWER OFFICIAL SHOP
TOKYO TOWER OFFICIAL SHOP THE SKY is run by Tokyo Tower and sells around 300 items that include the Tokyo Tower character merchandise, “The Noppon Brothers” and Tokyo Tower miniature models.
Visit the shop after enjoying the wonderful view from the Main Observatory.
The items you buy in the shop will surely bring back great memories of your visit at Tokyo Tower.
OPEN 9:00～22:30 (22:00,Last day of the month)
Great Shinto Shrine of the Tower
The shrine is located on the highest place in Tokyo’s 23 wards and has a very honorable origin. It is responsive to the prayers for fulfillment in love and school success. Many students preparing for entrance exams visit the shrine every year to feel the power of the Shinto God enshrined in the highest place in Tokyo. GOODS SHOP next to the shrine sells good-luck charms for the exams.
*Due to renovation work on Main Observatory, from late January 2018 the Great Shinto Shrine of the Tower will be moved to Foottown 3rd floor for the time being.
Tokyo Tower Love Power Spot
Love Power spot is decorated with 10,000 romantic Swarovski crystals.
A single glance and your romantic prospects will increase immeasurably!
*This was relocated to Foot Town from September 2017.
Look down 145 meters from Tokyo Tower’s famous attraction,“Lookdown Windows”. As you peer down from the glass floor, people and cars look like small grains of rice. Test your courage here. Step on the glass floor. Once you feel comfortable standing on the glass floor, why don’t you jump as high as you can? Be careful not to faint on the glass floor if you have a fear of heights!
Elevators to the Main Observatory
Fast elevators can take you to the 2nd floor of the Main Observatory from the 1st floor of FootTown in 45 seconds. Tokyo Tower modified its three elevators named “UFO”,“UNIVERSE” and “Illuminated Rubik’s Cube” to commemorate the 50th anniversary. Once you walk through the doors of the elevator of your choice, a dream world welcomes you. Which elevator will you pick? Prepare to take a dream-like trip to the Main Observatory.
Tokyo Tower-shaped post box
Any kind of mail such as post cards and letters that go in this box will be stamped with a special landscape postmark that's a picture of Tokyo Tower viewed from the precincts of Zojo-ji Temple.
For your special memories, and a small surprise to your recipients.
How about sending a memorable post card to your special person on your next visit to Tokyo Tower?
* Original post cards and letters are sold at the goods shop on the second floor of the observatory.
* stamp sales hours: from 9:00 to 22:00 - There is a writing table besides the post box.
* The postmark will not be stamped on New Year's Cards sent from December 15th to January 7th.
Cafe La Tour
“Cafe La Tour” has a terrace-type counter at the window. Enjoy delicious meals while admiring the magnificent view of Tokyo from 145 high. The Cafe is raised 60 cm higher than the Main Observatory and is accented with small staircases and railings. The perfect harmony of a traditionally simple interior of the cafe and Tokyo’s very modern view creates a comfortable space for customers.
From February 1, 2018 onwards【Main Observatory renovation works (East side) implementation Time】
Main Observatory, 2F
- TOKYO TOWER OFFICIAL SHOP THE SKY
- Tokyo Tower-shaped Post Box
*Great Shinto Shrine of the Tower will be relocated to Foottown 3F for a while due to renewal work.
- Down Elevators
- Lookdown Window
- Cafe La Tour
- Tokyo Tower Love Power Spot