The Seaside Top Observatory is located on the top floor of the World Trade Center Building. The World Trade Center Building, built in March, 1970, is the third skyscraper built in Japan and stands at 152m. It is a multipurpose office building that houses meeting rooms, exhibition halls, wedding halls, as well as a restaurant row. From the Seaside Top Observatory, visitors are able to enjoy a 360 degree panoramic view of Tokyo from 152m above ground. Symbolic sights of Tokyo can be seen from the Observatory, including the Bay Area, Tokyo Tower, and weather permitting, Mount Fuji. During the summer and Christmas seasons, operating hours are extended and it is possible to enjoy the night view of Tokyo. The Observatory allows tripods, indispensible for night photography.
Public transportation to the World Trade Center Building is available. The Hamamatsu-cho Station on the JR Yamanote Line is the closest station is directly connected to the Building. By car, the "Shibakoen IC" is the nearest interchange. There is a paid parking garage available.
Image Gallery: World Trade Center Building Seaside Top Observatory
Description: World Trade Center Building Seaside Top Observatory
|Sights||World Trade Center Building Seaside Top Observatory (世界貿易センタービル シーサイド・トップ展望台)|
105-6140 Tokyo, Minato-ku, Hamamatsu-cho 2-4-1
|Phone / Fax||Phone: 03-3435-6026 / Fax: 03-3435-6056|
|Admission Fee||Pay admission: 620yen|
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|Recommended target||Family Couples Groups Child (ages 7-17) Adult (ages 20+) Single traveller|
Map: World Trade Center Building Seaside Top Observatory