• Kyodo


A family-friendly amusement park in Tokyo accepted visitors for the last time Monday 94 years after it first opened, with part of the site slated to be turned into a new “Harry Potter” theme park in 2023.

Toshimaen, which opened in September 1926, is one of the largest amusement parks in Tokyo with over 30 rides and attractions including a wooden carousel that was made in Germany in 1907 and brought to the park in 1971.

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