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Hunt for Hidden Treasures at the Tokyo Oedo Yurakucho Antique Market!

The Tokyo Oedo Antique Market is held on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month in near Yurakucho Station at the Yurakucho Internation Forum Building on the ground floor. This market features a wide array of sellers from around the city with goods ranging from furniture to jewelry. If you are in Tokyo head over to the Oedo Antique Market for your own personal treasure hunt!

Tokyo Oedo Antique Market Yurakucho

Hunt for Hidden Treasures at the Tokyo Oedo Yurakucho Antique Market!

The Tokyo Oedo Antique Market is held on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month in near Yurakucho Station at the Yurakucho Internation Forum Building on the ground floor. This market features a wide array of sellers from around the city with goods ranging from furniture to jewelry. If you are in Tokyo head over to the Oedo Antique Market for your own personal treasure hunt!

Hunt for Hidden Treasures at the Tokyo Oedo Yurakucho Antique Market!

The market is held on the first and third Sunday of each month. (for the exact date please refer to the official website) From 9:00 am to 4:00 pm you’ll be able to explore the market. Around noon the number of people visiting will dramatically increase so be prepared. 

Hunt for Hidden Treasures at the Tokyo Oedo Yurakucho Antique Market!

Each time the market is held the theme is different, so you’ll find new and exciting items each time you visit. Typically, you’ll find vintage furniture, objects and clothing. Looking around you can get a feel for the retro atmosphere. 

Hunt for Hidden Treasures at the Tokyo Oedo Yurakucho Antique Market!

Take a look at this collection of old jewelry. I was able to find quite unique accessories here! Maybe even a gift or two for a friend!

Hunt for Hidden Treasures at the Tokyo Oedo Yurakucho Antique Market!

Usually there will be a sticker on the object to indicate the prices. If there isn’t one, please make sure to ask the seller to clarify for you. 

Various Retro Items and Appliances Abound!

Hunt for Hidden Treasures at the Tokyo Oedo Yurakucho Antique Market!

You’ll easily find yourself spending two hours looking through all of the goods people have. Everyone tends to take a slow pace as they rummage through the treasures. 

Hunt for Hidden Treasures at the Tokyo Oedo Yurakucho Antique Market!

The retro feeling enhances the overall atmosphere with clock, boxes, business cards and other daily items that offer a vintage look.

Hunt for Hidden Treasures at the Tokyo Oedo Yurakucho Antique Market!

The yellowing of the metal exudes a strong retro style.

Hunt for Hidden Treasures at the Tokyo Oedo Yurakucho Antique Market!

You can find old currencies for sale at about 200 yen per coin which is a bit pricey.

Hunt for Hidden Treasures at the Tokyo Oedo Yurakucho Antique Market!

Here are some British imports which include a magnifying glass from the 50s, piggy banks, compasses and booklets, each of which is a valuable antique that is from decades ago.

Hunt for Hidden Treasures at the Tokyo Oedo Yurakucho Antique Market!

Most of the sellers in the market are veteran sellers, deepening their connection to the market.

【東京市集】有樂町-大江戶骨董市集!挖掘質感復古小物

European-style designs of small objects and frames with unique shapes and borders with dark-based metal tones.

Hunt for Hidden Treasures at the Tokyo Oedo Yurakucho Antique Market!

You can get a sense of the era with the wallets and tableware

Hunt for Hidden Treasures at the Tokyo Oedo Yurakucho Antique Market!

In addition to European style, the market has Japanese-style antiques.

Hunt for Hidden Treasures at the Tokyo Oedo Yurakucho Antique Market!

Hand-made plate printed with a fish pattern and unique colors of give a sense of the exquisite Japanese food culture.

Hunt for Hidden Treasures at the Tokyo Oedo Yurakucho Antique Market!

Old movie posters are laid out in chronological order. There are not many antique markets in Tokyo but the things found at these markets are often high-quality and can be sold for a great price!

 

Antique Car Food Truck

Hunt for Hidden Treasures at the Tokyo Oedo Yurakucho Antique Market!

In addition to the surrounding antiques, the market has an antique food truck selling various Japanese foods such as Japanese curry and other light meals. The Tokyo Oedo Antique Market in Yurakucho offers a variety of antique European style goods and groceries along with a unique cultural experience in Japan. If you are in Tokyo, it is definitely worth the the trip and take part in the treasure hunt for antique goods.

Tokyo Oedo Antique Market Yurakucho

Address: 3-5-1 Marunochi, Chiyoda Ward, Tokyo

Access: 1 minute walk from JR Yurakucho Station

Hours: 1st and 3rd Sunday of each Month
*The market will be canceled in the case of bad weather. Please check with the offical website for any updates.

Hours: 9 am – 4 pm

Price: Free

Phone: 03-6407-6011

Website: Tokyo Oedo Antique market (Japanese)

 

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