Yoyogi National Gymnasium
Harajuku: Notable building
 
Yoyogi National Gymnasium: Harajuku
Harajuku / Notable building

Designed by architect Kenzo Tange, this elegant structure, with its dramatically sweeping profile, has become an iconic work of modern architecture. It was completed in 1964, built specifically for the Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo.


Shibuya-ku, Jinnan 2-1-1.
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