Things to do / Traditional festivals

Tokyo: Momote-shiki

Traditional Japanese archery ritual to commemorate Seijin-no-hi (Coming-of-Age Day) in the shrine precincts.

Schedule & key events:
1 p.m.-3 p.m. Archery performance in front of Homotsuden (treasure

Location: Meiji-jingu Shrine, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo

(1) JR Yamanote Line to Harajuku Sta. (Omotesando Exit), and then walk 5 min. (2) Tokyo Metro Chiyoda or Fukutoshin Line to Meiji-Jingumae Sta. (C03, F15)(Exit 2), and then walk 5 min.

Festival information compiled in cooperation with the Tourist Information Center of the Japan National Tourist Organization. (Shin-Tokyo Bldg. 1F, 3-3-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; (03) 3201-3331). Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.