... that there was the Tokyo Metropolitan Government on this ground in ... old days
By this display, we release valuable photograph which recorded the change of the history of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government which there was until 1991 (Heisei 3) on this ground where Tokyo International Forum is built now. Government building which controlled administration of the whole Tokyo was built in this place with Tokyo International Forum for approximately one century after Tokyo prefecture was built in 1894 (Meiji 27). However, at the present when quarter of century is going to pass from Metropolitan Government building move to next Shinjuku, this fact to keep memory as decreases.
At the Tokyo Olympics of 1964 (Showa 39), the sacred fire which ran through all over Japan in four courses gathered in the first main government building (existing Tokyo International Forum) in old circles, and wall surface of Government building was decorated with emblem and the flags of all nations of Olympics. In addition, weightlifting is going to be carried out by Olympics Paralympics tournament as venue in here Tokyo International Forum in Tokyo 2020.
Which one piece is former capital Government building left in memory of everybody? While you see photograph at the time of going, you have you taste Times lip of a time, and you think about future Tokyo, and please enjoy.