Explore Contemporary and Science Museums in Koto City

Koto City is one of the special wards in Tokyo that is blessed with a rich waterfront due to the fact that most of the land was reclaimed. The southern part of Koto occupies some area at the waterfront of Tokyo Bay while the east and west sides of Koto is naturally divided by Sumida and Arakawa Rivers.

Koto may not be as popular as the other areas in Tokyo but this city actually has a lot of interesting and fun attractions to visit. A number of modern and contemporary buildings were built in the city. The city also has several science museums that hold fun activities for any ages to enjoy.

TeamLab Borderless

teamLab BorderlessTeamLab Borderless is a digital art museum that has gained a lot of attention not only to Japan but internationally due to its breathtaking interior, one-of-a-kind concept, and aesthetics. The place features about 50 digital artworks and each installation can freely move around the space which sometimes, comes in contact with other digital pieces or even with visitors. The whole place is full of optical illusion and art pieces. The lights make a magnificent effect on the mirrors. The place is also very child-friendly and has areas for kids and toddlers.

National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan)

Geo-CosmosIf you are having trouble with your child not liking Science, then we highly recommend you visit the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation. This huge museum has seven floors in total with 1st, 3rd, and 5th floors as the main exhibit floors. It is the perfect place to understand the things happening in our world today from a scientific point of view. The museum offers an interactive activity so that visitors can get a full experience of the place. There are also shops inside the museum that sells a variety of science goods and souvenirs.

Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo

Museum of Contemporary Art TokyoThe Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, located at Kiba Park in Koto, Tokyo, is one of the largest contemporary art museums in Japan. The museum exhibits artworks from both Japanese and international artists. The museum was built in 1995 and was renovated in March 2019. Inside the museum is a truly impressive interior with a Scandinavian theme. There’s also a library inside the museum that contains around 270,000 books and reference materials related to art. The museum also has a shop with unique products made by artists and a chic restaurant and cafe, befitting with its contemporary setting.

Yumenoshima Tropical Greenhouse Dome

Yumenoshima Tropical Greenhouse DomeThe residents of Japan can only enjoy the heat of the sun every summer. But in Koto City, Tokyo, there’s a place where you will feel like you are in a tropical jungle. The Yumenoshima Tropical Greenhouse Dome is an impressive complex of three interlocking domes towering up to 30 meters high and hosts around 1,000 species. The museum has a movie theater, an information gallery, and an exhibition hall where you can learn more about the plants and the tropics.

Kidzania Tokyo

Kidzania Tokyo

Kidzania Tokyo is not just your ordinary amusement park but a family education and entertainment center amusement park. The whole place is a miniature of a town with around 60 different pavilions offering over 100 different roles for children to explore. KidZania teaches children about society while having fun. Kidzania has different activities that will give them the opportunity to try out different jobs like patrolling the town as police officers, planning holidays at the travel agency, and even controlling the hose at the fire station.

Where To Stay?

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