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[ Daiba Station ] 10 things to do at Daiba station – Family-friendly sightseeing spot, Tokyo

Odaiba is popular place for family – either outdoor or indoor, you can enjoy whole day.
If you visit Odaiba for the first time, this area would be recommended.

Location

About 15min from Shinbashi statin or Toyosu station by Yurikamome monorail.
Getting on Yurikamome is already fun!


10 Things to do with kids around Daiba station

Take photo with the Statue of Liberty Tokyo ver.

3min walk from DAIBA station, there is green park along the beach with statue of Liberty (Replica).

She is presented by France government in 1998 to commemorate friendship between France and Japan.
Size is 1/9 of the one in New York, about 11m tall. (about 17m include pedestal)

With rainbow bridge in the back, this is one of the famous scenery spot in Tokyo.

Shopping at DECKS & AQUA-CITY Odaiba

There are 2 big shopping complex buildings – DECKS, and AQUA CITY.
Good variety stores and restaurant / cafe are here, try find your favorite.
Baby stroller rental is available at reception. (no charge, inside the mall use only)

DECKS Tokyo Beach (shopping mall)

AQUA CITY Odaiba (shopping mall)

Address : 1-6-1 Daiba, Minato-ku, Tokyo 135-0091 (Link to Google MAP)


Time travel to Japanese 1960s – Daiba 1chome Shotengai

Located in DECKS 4F, Daiba 1chome Shotengai is shopping theme park back to 1960’s Japan.
Retro goods, toys, games, clothes, and foods…
I found lots of interesting things here which I even never seen before.

Daiba ichome Shotengai – Japanese retro goods shops (4F)

Take unique picture at Trick Art Museum

Compact scale but fun with Japanese trick art – Trick Art Museum on the same floor is fun for family photo.

Trick Art Museum – amusement museum (4F)

*Admission fee : 1,000yen / adult, 700yen / 4~14 years old



Eat Takoyaki – TAKOYAKI Museum

When you are hungry a little bit, how about TAKOYAKI?

Takoyaki is Japanese traditional food, one bite round shaped snack.
Here, five different style Takoyaki shops are opened together.

If you haven’t tried TAKOYAKI yet, why not.
Oh be careful at first bite – it’s very hot inside Takoyaki.

TAKOYAKI Museum – Food court (DECKS 4F)


Be creative at Legoland Discovery Center Tokyo

If your kids love lego, nice indoor playground for a while.
1-3h might be enough, 2-12years old kids enjoy most.
Entrance is on DECKS 3F.

–> More about Legoland Tokyo Discovery Center

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Tokyo (Official website)

Address : DECKS 3F, 1-6-1, Daiba, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan (Link to Google MAP)

Greet celebrities at Madame Tussauds museum Tokyo

Next to Legoland Discovery Center entrance, there is also Madame Tussauds Museum.
Not only Hollywood celebrities, Japanese famous stars from sports, music, TV are all here.

Madame Tussauds museum Tokyo (Official Website)

Address : DECKS 3F, 1-6-1, Daiba, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan (Link to Google MAP)



Get children’s clothes & products

Nishimatsuya

Japanese baby/children products shop chain. Everything is low price..!!

—> More about Baby / Children / Maternity retail chain stores in Japan

Nishimatsuya Odaiba – Baby/children’s clothes/products shop (DECKS 4F)

ToysRus/BabiesRus

As all you know – the store is in Aqua-City Odaiba 1F.

Toysrus/Babiesrus Odaiba – Baby/children’s clothes/toy shop (Aqua-City Odaiba1F)



Play with beach sand – Odaiba Marine Park

There is small beach in front of DECKS shopping mall.
Not for swimming though, kids having fun just playing with sand.

Address : 1-4, Daiba, Minato-ku, Tokyo

Enjoy Boat Cruising

There is boat dock in front of this building.
You can come and go to Asakusa by cruise boat from here.
(16:05 is final departure)

–> More about Tokyo bay cruise

Odaiba seaside park pier (Link to boat cruise official website)

Address : 1-4-1, daiba, Minato-ku, Tokyo (Link to Google MAP)


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  1. […] Over 1000 shops all over Japan, probably most popular baby/maternity store for Japanese parents. Nishimatsuya keep produces many original products with reasonable price. Most Nishimatsuya shops are located in suburbs. If you want to visit Nishimatsuya in central Tokyo, probably the one in Odaiba might be good. Including this shop, Odaiba is good shopping / sightseeing area for family. →More about Odaiba : Good sightseeing spot for family ODAIBA […]

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