The Shibamata Tourist Information Center
As its tourism signpost, this is the first place to visit in upon arrival in Shibamata
Tourist Information Center
Run by the Katsushika Tourist Association, Shibamata Tourist Information Center is located just a minute away on foot from Keisei Kanamachi Line’s Shibamata Station, heading towards Taishakuten. We recommend visiting here upon arrival in Shibamata.
Obtain various tourist pamphlets and receive information about Shibamata’s tourist attractions, in order to get a good grasp of its whereabouts and plan a route. The staff are all friendly, and there is always an English-speaking interpreter on hand to help.
Despite its small size, the center sells plenty of souvenirs. The selection ranges from goods based on the theme of Shibamata’s icon, Tora-san of “The Otoko wa tsurai yo (It’s Tough Being a Man)”, to traditional Japanese handicrafts such as the “Edo Kiriko” glass made locally in Katsushika City.
The Tourist Information Center run by Katsushika Tourist Association is free of charge.
It is conveniently located near Shibamata Station.
Receive free information and pamphlets on sightseeing around Shibamata.
There is an English-speaking interpreter on hand.
Katsushika’s traditional craft, “Edo Kiriko” glass, is especially popular as a souvenir.
A souvenir photo spot is next to Tora-san, who welcomes visitors to the Shibamata Tourist Information Center.
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Health and Sanitation Measures
Alcohol-based hand sanitizing.
Face masks worn by staff.
Splash guards installed at the checkout counter.
Shielding the entire display of individually wrapped souvenirs with plastic sheeting.
- Name in Japanese
- Postal Code
- 7-1-5 Shibamata, Katsushika-ku, Tokyo
- Telephone number
- Open every day
- Business Hours
(1) About a 1-minute walk from the Keisei Kanamachi Line’s Shibamata Station
(2) About a 12-minute walk from the Hokuso Line’s Shin-Shibamata Station
- Official Website
- Official Website (Japanese)