Ikebukuro is famous for its many amusement facilities. Among many different spots, we have chosen some some of the best which aren't only close to train stations but also are indoors - so you don't have to worry about the weather getting in your way! Here are the top 3 amusement facilities that represent Ikebukuro!
Shonen Jump Characters have Gathered!
J-World Tokyo is an indoor theme park that is all about the vast world of Shonen Jump with an array of attractions from One Piece, Dragon Ball, Naruto, and many more. Character-themed snacks are also available. Whether you're a massive fan of Shonen Jump's comics or not, you're sure to have an amazing day here.
Sunshine city world import Mart Building the third floor, 3, Higashiikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo, 170-8630
Ikebukuro Station （JR Yamanote Line / JR Saikyo Line / Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line / Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line / Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line / Seibu Ikebukuro Line / Tobu Tojo Line）
8 minutes on foot
- Phone Number 03-5950-2181
- Address Sunshine city world import Mart Building the third floor, 3, Higashiikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo, 170-8630
Watch Fishes and Sea Lions Frolick about!
Sunshine Aquarium is located on the rooftop of Sunshine City, a rather unique place for an aquarium. It is known for its creative exhibition style and the aquarium offers a massive variety of fish in massive tanks, some even host shows in which divers and the tank's inhabitants perform together. Popular performances include the penguin and pelican feeding shows.
The Food is as Amazing as the Attractions!
Namja Town is an indoor theme park that is popular not only among children but also as a date spot, famous for both attractions and restaurants. Highlights of the park include a game where you destroy zombies to complete missions, a game where you pretend to be a detective and solve mysterious cases, among many more that are just waiting to be tried out! Many different kinds of delicious, creative dishes are available at various stores and restaurants, such as the Namja Gyoza Stadium serving famous gyoza (fried dumplings) from all over Japan, or Fukubukuro Dessert Yokocho, a street lined with shops that let you try different kinds of ice creams from different regions.