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Antique/Flea Markets in Tokyo & its Vicinity

TIC, Jan. 2013

Open-air antique and flea markets will usually be closed if it rains.
Dates and hours are subject to change without notice.

AT SHRINES/TEMPLES

Arai Yakushi Temple
Add.: 5-3-5, Arai, Nakano-ku, Tokyo
Tel: 03-3386-1355 Arai Yakushi Temple (Only Japanese spoken)
Access: (1) 5 min. walk from Araiyakushi-mae Sta. on Seibu-Shinjuku Line
15 min. walk from JR Nakano Sta. (North Exit) on the JR Chuo Line
Dates: 2nd Sun. of Feb. 2013, 1st Sun. of Mar. - Dec., 6 am – around 3:30 pm.(En-nichi or Temple fairs is held on the 8th, 18th and 28th day of each month, from around 11 am to 5 pm)

Yasukuni Shrine
Add.: 3-1-1, Kudankita, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Tel: 090-2723-0687 Organizer (Only Japanese spoken)
Access: (1) 5 min. walk from Kudanshita Sta. on Tozai, Hanzomon and Toei Shinjuku Subway Line
(2) 10 min. walk from Iidabashi Sta. (West Exit) on the JR Chuo Line
Dates: Every Sun., 8 am – around 3:30 pm. (Antique markets will be closed during the “cherry-blossom viewing” period in Apr., and the day of “Reitai-sai” festival in Jul.)

Hanazono Shrine
Add.: 5-17-3, Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Tel: 090-2542-0291 Organizer (A little English poken)
Access: (1) 3 min, walk from Shinjuku sanchome Sta. on the Marunouchi and Toei Shinjuku Subway Lines
(2) 7 min. walk from Shinjuku Sta. (East Exit) on the JR Yamanote and Chuo Lines
Dates: Every Sun., around 8 am – around 3 pm (Antique markets will be closed on Feb. 3rd, 2013, and days of “Reitai-sai” festival in May & “Tori-no-ichi” fair in Nov)

Tomioka Hachimangu Shrine
Add.: 1-20-3, Tomioka, Koto-ku, Tokyo
Tel: 0276-38-3417, 090-1547-5413 Organizer (Only Japanese spoken)
Access: 3 min. walk from Monzen-Nakacho Sta. on the Tozai and Toei Ooedo Subway Lines
Dates: Every 1st, 2nd, 4th, and 5th Sun., except the days of En-nichi or Temple fairs : Jan. 6th, Feb. 3rd, Jun. 30th, Nov. 3th, Dec. 29th, and 15th & 28th of each month.

Gokokuji Temple
Add.: 5-40-1, Otsuka, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo
Tel: 044-977-0210, 070-6111-4812 Organizer (English spoken)
Access: 1 min. walk from Gokokuji Sta. on the Yurakucho Subway Line
Dates: Every 2nd Sat., 8 am to 3 pm

Takahatafudo
Add.: 733 Takahata, Hino-shi, Tokyo
Tel: 090-3314-1994 Organizer (English spoken)
Access: 5 min. walk from Takahatafudo Sta. on the Keio Line
Dates: Every 3rd Sun., 7 am to 4 pm

OTHER SITES

Oedo Antique Market at Tokyo International Forum
(With about 250 dealers, this is one of the largest open-air markets in Tokyo)

Add.: Tokyo International Forum, 3-5-1, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Access: 1 min. walk from D5 Exit of Yurakucho Sta. on JR Yamanote Line or Yurakucho Subway Lines
Tel: 03-6407-6011 Organizer (A little English spoken)
Dates: 1st & 3rd Sun. of the month, 9 am - 4 pm
(This market will be occasionally closed when other big events are held at Forum)
URL: http://www.antique-market.jp/jp/index.html

Heiwajima Antique Fair
(With over 280 dealers, this is one of the oldest and biggest indoor antique fairs in Japan)

Add.: Heiwajima Tokyo Ryutsu Center Bldg. 6-1-1 Heiwajima, Ota-ku, Tokyo
Access: 1 min. walk from D5 Exit of Yurakucho Sta. on JR Yamanote Line or Yurakucho Subway Lines
Tel: 03-5983-5101 Organizer (English spoken)
Dates: 2013 Schedule: Mar. 22-24, May. 3-5, Jul. 19-21, Sep. 20-22, Dec. 13-15, 10 am – 5 pm (Enter by 4 pm.)
URL: http://www.kottouichi.com/heiwajima/HOME.html

ANTIQUE SHOPPING MALL

Antique Mall Ginza
(One of the biggest antique shops in Japan)

Tel: 03-3535-2115 (A little English spoken)
Add.: Daiwa Bldg., B1st & 1st Fl., 1-13-1, Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
Access: (1) 2 min. walk from Ginza itchome Sta. on the Yurakucho Subway Line
(2) 3 min. walk from Kyobashi Sta. on the Ginza Subway Line
Hours: 11 am - 7 pm, Closed on Wed.
URL: http://www.antiques-jp.com/e.html

For further reference: The below website lists antique fairs nationwide (only in Japanese)
URL: http://www.kottouichi.jp/index.htm

All information is as of January 2013 and is subject to change without notice.
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