Walk in Shibamata Old Town – Katsushika City, Tokyo

Walk in Shibamata Old Town – Katsushika City, Tokyo

Katsushika (葛飾区) is a special ward located in Tokyo, Japan. The ward calls itself Katsushika City in English.

Shibamata (柴又) is a town located in Katsushika City, Tokyo. It is between Tokyo and Chiba Prefecture.

Attractions:

Taishakuten Sando (帝釈天参道)
The main street lined with traditional shops.

Yamamoto-tei (山本亭)
Restored, 1920s house with a garden and a pond.

Shibamata Taishakuten (柴又帝釈天)
It is a Buddhist temple. Founded in 1629.

Video Source: Tokyo Walking Series: The Retro town Shibamata (Short ver.) from Welcome!JAPAN Channel by TIC Harajuku on YoutubeCC BY