An up-close-and-personal exploration of Tokyo’s most interesting structures.
What will I learn in this class?
This walking tour traces the main events that have formed areas of Tokyo, links cultural phenomena and historical affairs with form and reveals how buildings and urban sites carry meaning.
This walk spanning about 6 kilometers and 415 years leads attendees from Nihonbashi, where the city began, to Shiodome, where the Tokyo Bay islands are visible.
Participants will visit approximately 20 significant destinations also in Marunouchi, Yurakucho and Ginza.
This tour includes a short break at a local café.
Who teaches this class?
Erez Golani Solomon is a lecturer in architectural design and theory at Waseda University and Keio University. Golani Solomon practices architecture as partner at the Tokyo-based firm Front-Office.