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Kachidoki Bridge, Chuo

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#95 of 859 in Sightseeing in Tokyo
Bridge Tourist Spot
Take a walk across Kachidoki Bridge, the first and only drawbridge across the Sumida River. Built in 1940 to commemorate the country's victory in the battle of Lushun, the double-leaf, counterweighted construction opened for the last time in 1970. Today, you can walk across, traveling between Tsukiji and Tsukishima. Consider stopping into the adjacent museum dedicated to the bridge, featuring artifacts and footage of its operation. At night, the illuminated bridge makes an attractive sight. Before you head to Tokyo, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Tokyo itinerary builder, to make sure you see all that Tokyo has to offer, including Kachidoki Bridge.
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  • Kachidoki Bridge viewed from the sky,. Moves from the right to the Tsukiji fish market. An important bridge now leads in the popular Tsukiji fish market. Is visible on the right.
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  • I can't imagine anyone going out of their way see this bridge but it is a pleasant bridge and we crossed it walking many times coming and going to our apartment.  more »
  • Additional bridges bridge Tokyo residential AI Bay allowed me to watch most of the bridges that bridge too far from my hotel and is worth seeing here Al jeela bridges
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  • a bridge with a nice view over the river. close to tsukiji. in the evening there is a park below where you can sit and watch the boats go by
  • Bridge between tsukiji and kachidoki. A nice spot to see the Tokyo tower and skytree.
  • Love the way it glows at night surrounded by millions of city lights.
  • It's a bridge next to the fish market.. it does a job..
  • This Bridge is related to Two of the Famous Anime Kochikame!!! That's why I love it!!!

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