We are happy to announce that we are holding the small group architecture session again at Jugetsudo in Kabuki-za theatre with guided tour visiting popular and little-known architectural spots in Ginza area with the guidebook “TOKYO ARTRIP Architecture” published by BIJUTSU SHUPPAN-SHA.
Firstly, a brief lecture by Showcase Tokyo’s Advisor, Yasuo Nakamaru (Authorized as a first grade architect and interior planner in Japan) is provided over a cup of Japanese tea and sweets at “Jugetsudo” in the Kabukiza Tower designed by Kengo Kuma.
After a briefing, we will visit the highlight of this tour, Nakagin Capsule Tower which is well-known as a masterpiece of Kisho Kurokawa’s Metabolism architecture. You will see more architectural sites with our friendly licensed guide in this neighborhood.
Meeting time and Venue:
Date: 24 Nov, 2018 (Saturday)
Please meet Showcase Tokyo staff members at 10:20am
at the ground level of the Kabukiza theater building, outside open space near the little inari shrine. https://goo.gl/maps/og6qcXkBNRS2
※Please be there on time.
Access: Just outside the Exit No.3 of Higashi-Ginza station of TokyoMetro Hibiya-line & Toei Asakusa-line
Capacity: 10 people
Tour fee: 7,500 yen (tax included)
Tour duration: about 3 hours
What’s included in the price:
- Japanese tea and wagashi sweets at Jugetsudo Ginza green tea cafe
- App 40min lecture by architect about Ginza architecture
- App 2 hours Ginza architecture walking tour
- Entrance fee to Nakagin Capsule Tower (part of the fee would be donated to the Nakagin Capsule Tower Preservation and Restoration Project)
・After the lecture, guided walking tour is provided.
・Both lecture and tour are provided in English.
・Ending point of the tour is in Ginza area.
・No postponement for rain.
Please write your name, contact number (phone number) and send e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
PayPal invoice will be issued after your booking is accepted.
※Bookings close upon reaching its capacity.
Nakagin Capsule Tower: https://www.nakagincapsuletower.com/nakagincapsuletour
Please support the Nakagin Capsule Tower Preservation and Restoration Project from here:- chn.ge/2OZU34a