5 Great Planetariums In Tokyo



Planetarium is the place people can see stars and constellation in the dome. There are some unique planetariums in Tokyo.


At PLANETARIA TOKYO, you can enjoy planetarium as a bar. Thought, it is only at night hours but you can have a chat and drink while you seeing stars. Of course you can enjoy a normal planetarium too.

Address : 2 Chome-5-1 6F Yurakucho, Chiyoda District, Tokyo 100-0006

HP : https://planetarium.konicaminolta.jp/planetariatokyo/foreigner/

Manten – Ikebukuro

“Manten” means “a sky full of stars” in Japanese. There are 2 types of area in a dome to see planetarium. An area is made by artificial grass which is very soft. And the other is a “Cloud Seat” which is a big fluffy sofa.

Address : 3 Chome-1-3 Higashi-Ikebukuro, Toshima District, Tokyo 170-0013

HP : https://planetarium.konicaminolta.jp/planetariatokyo/foreigner/

Miraikan – Odaiba

Miraikan is a large science museum where you can enjoy all day long. At one part of the area offers 3D dome planetarium. For your information, the museum requires reservation to enter. Please access to URL below for a booking.

Address : 2 Chome-3-6 Aomi, Kouto District, Tokyo 135-0064

HP : https://www.miraikan.jst.go.jp/en/news/general/202006191423.html

Cosmo Planetarium – Shibuya

You can reach within 5 minutes walk from Shibuya Station. This is an orthodox planetarium which projects 265,000 beautiful stars. It makes you relaxed after you had a shopping at Shibuya.

Address : 23-21 Sakuragaokacho, Shibuya District, Tokyo 150-0031

HP : https://www.city.shibuya.tokyo.jp/eng/est/owada.html

Tenku – Tokyo Sky Tree

The unique part of this planetarium is the sound. There are 43 speakers in one dome and creates high quality sounds everywhere. Before or after you enjoyed the planetarium, you can also see the panoramic view of Tokyo from the top of Sky Tree.

Address : 1 Chome-1-2 Tokyo Sky Tree Town East Yard 7F Oshiage, Sumida District, Tokyo 131-0045

HP : https://planetarium.konicaminolta.jp/tenku/foreigner/