Yebisu Garden Place
A MEETING PLACE OF DIVERSE ATTRACTIONS
As the site of Yebisu Beer Brewery back in the 19th century, Yebisu Garden Place has since then been transformed into a small city of its own with department stores, museums, restaurants, and stores, surrounded by public space and sculptures from local and internationally-famed artists such as Rodin and Bourdelle.
For a unique experience, visit the Yebisu Beer Museum and receive first-hand introduction to the art of brewing the perfect Yebisu beer. Enthusiastic shoppers will find abundant shopping options, which they can enjoy along with a range of other activities the area has to offer.
Discover Yebisu Garden Place and some of its key highlights below.
- Museum of Yebisu Beer
Beer from this brewery is so highly recognized that even this district of Tokyo has been named after it. Yebisu, or the modern-day spelling “Ebisu”, is famous for its beer that has been crafted since 1890. From tours around the brewery to all-you-can-drink passes for sips of freshly poured beer, the museum offers a fascinating introduction to the popular beverage. Non-alcoholic drinks are also available at the museum.
Tuesday – Sunday
11:00am – 19:00pm
Find more information about the museum tour here.
- Tokyo Photographic Art Museum
A 4-story building dedicated to photography stands in Yebisu Garden Place. As the first photography museum in Japan, the former Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography houses thousands of art pieces, books and magazines. Dive into the artistic world of visuals in this inspirational attraction.
Saturday – Wednesday: 10:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday & Friday: 10:00am – 8:00pm
Visit the official website for information about the exhibitions and events.
- Mitsukoshi Department Store
As Japan’s first department store, the Mitsukoshi brand has been offering customers a premium shopping experience since its inception. Taking care of the shopping needs in the Ebisu district is the Ebisu Mitsukoshi branch, which provides comprehensive dining options in addition to the variety of shopping outlets.
11:00am – 8:00pm Daily
- From The Westin Tokyo
- 5-minute walk in the direction of Ebisu Station
- From Ebisu Station
- Take the Ebisu Skywalk from the East Exit of the station for about 5 minutes