The appeal of Japan is the existence of traditional buildings, such as the Inari Taisha or the Ginkakuji, etc., as well as modern buildings.
This time, we will introduce the top 10 tallest buildings in Tokyo, Japan’s largest city.
An eye-catching Nishi-Shinjuku skyscraper with a brown exterior.
Completed by assembling state-of-the-art layered construction methods, etc.
Completed in 1974. It is the oldest building among the top 10, but it does not at all feel old because the exterior effectively utilizes a black frame.
Compared with skyscrapers that were built in the same era, it is characteristic for its many glass surfaces.
At one time, it was the tallest building in Japan.
The New National Theater, Tokyo, is the first theater in Japan dedicated to opera. It was built to take advantage of its air rights.
Three towers of varying heights lined up next to each other.
Close in proximity and design to the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building, the feel of the material matches.
The embodiment of the “vertical garden city” advocated by Mori Building, this is one of the most high-profile buildings in Japan.
The total floor area is an overwhelming 380,000 square meters.
Compared to buildings of the same level, it boasts a scale that is in a different class.
The tower symbol of Ikebukuro’s Sunshine City. An observation floor has been established on the 60th story above the ground floor. Because of the elevation above sea level, one can expect powerful scenery that is more than the actual height.
Its distinctive silhouette is reminiscent of the Empire State Building in New York.
The lower floors are offices, and on the higher floors exchangers are lined up in a communications center.
A steel tower is housed within the interior of the setback portion, and including that the height is 272 meters.
While 20 years have passed since its construction, it still has not faded as the enshrined leader of Nishi-Shinjuku.
A new place of interest that opened in June 2014. While its height has been officially stated as 247 meters, at the highest point it is 255.5 meters, effectively making it number one in Tokyo. It has various functions, including offices, residences, a hotel, and commercial facilities.
Tokyo Midtown is a landmark that was born from the redevelopment of a 10 hectares Defense Agency site. The design puts emphasis on harmony that has a sense of unity.
Overall, it has a roomy space design.
Japanese notation：東京ミッドタウン ミッドタウン・タワー