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town information


With Sangenjaya, Jiyugaoka, Nakameguro, and Daikanyama, Shimokitazawa is often introduced as "young people's city" in magazines and on TV shows.
New stores and restaurants try to attract young people; in contrast, old stores and old restaurants tend to keep their styles.
There are some colleges around the Shimokitazawa area, and therefore, guest houses are popular with students.>>Map

Required Time to Notable Stations

Available Lines
Odakyu Line
Keio Inokashira Line
Odakyu Line
10 mins to Shinjuku
Keio Inokashira Line
4 mins to Shibuya


Odakyu Bus
To Kitazawa Town Hall
To Sangenjaya


The Sights

  • Shimokitazawa Ichiban-gai
  • Shimokita Shopping Arcade
  • Shimokitazawa South Exit Shopping Arcade


Shimokitazawa Awaodori
The event is held in August.
Kitazawa Hachimangu Autumn Festival
The festival is held in September.

The Scene

Tokyo Friends
Japanese TV Drama(s)
Holy Land
Shimokita GLORY DAYS