Edo Tokyo Museum is a museum of the history of Tokyo. The main features of the permanent exhibitions are the life-size replica of the Nihonbashi, which was the bridge leading into E Read more [...]
Ryogoku Kokugikan is the largest sumo arena in Japan with a capacity for 13,000 spectators and where the three Grand Sumo Tournaments or basho are held in January, May and September. The current Ryogoku Kokugikan building was completed in 1985, however there have been two previous Kokugikan buildings in Tokyo. Ryogoku Kokugikan is also used throughout the year for other events including boxing, pro wrestling and music concerts. On the first flour of the Ryogoku Kokugikan building is the Sumo Museum has displays of historical materials including wood block prints, ceremonial aprons and banzuke (official ranking listings).