Tokyo Cultural Heritage Map

Site Policy

This site is managed and operated by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Board of Education. Your use of this site is an agreement to the policy and conditions below.
The terms of use of this site may change without notice or warning. Please remain informed of the most recent version of the information contained herein.

■ Copyright information

1. The copyrights for all individual pieces of data published on this site (text, photographs, illustrations, etc.) belong as a general rule to the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Board of Education. However, the copyrights for some photographs and other data belong to the original creators. Additionally, this site as a whole is a “ compilation,” and therefore subject to copyright and protected by copyright laws.

2. Except for “ reproduction for private use,” “ quotation,” and other special exceptions under copyright law, reproduction or re-use of the materials on this site without permission is prohibited.

■ Links

1. Any and all links to the top page of this website (https://www.syougai.metro.tokyo.lg.jp/bunkazai/heritagemap/), both commercial and noncommercial, are generally permitted. It is not necessary to contact this site’s administrators regarding such links. However, please ensure that the following guidelines are followed.
(1) When linking to this site, clearly state that this site is the “ Tokyo Metropolitan Government Board of Education Tokyo Cultural Heritage Map.“
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· Links of a libelous or defamatory nature, or that intentionally damage the reputation or credibility of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, companies, groups, organizations, or individuals.
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· Links that make unauthorized use of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Board of Education’s logo or mark.
· Links of a form that misrepresents that origin of information.

2 The contents of this site or its URL may be changed or deleted without prior notice. Please understanding this prior to using the site.

3 When using any links on this site to other sites managed by parties other than the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Board of Education (hereinafter “ Linked Sites” ), please abide by the terms of use established on each respective Linked Sites.

4. To link to a page other than this site’s top page, please first contact the “contact address” listed at the bottom of that specific page.

■ Technical information

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· As a means of maintaining the safety and accuracy of this site’s information assets, appropriate safety measures have been taken to prevent improper access, destruction, alteration, loss, and leakage of this data.
· The information assets on this site are handled in accordance with the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Board of Education’s basic security policy, laws, and ordinances.
· The processing of information assets will be entrusted to an external body under appropriate supervision.
· Mechanisms will be established for the continued improvement of this information security policy.

■ Legal matters

Please note that the contents and URL of this site may be changed or deleted without notice.

1 Disclaimers
· Although every effort is made to ensure that the information available on this site is accurate and recent, its administrators and owners assume absolutely no responsibility for any actions performed by users on the basis of the information on this site.
· The administrators and owners of this site assume absolutely no responsibility in any circumstances for any direct or indirect damage or loss experienced by users in accessing this site.
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· There is no guarantee regarding the accuracy, legality, etc., of any of the information provided on sites linked to from this site.

2 Prohibitions
The following activities are prohibited in the use of this site:
· Any activity that hinders or creates obstructions to the administration of this site.
· Any activity that causes or may cause inconvenience, liability, or violations of privacy to the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Board of Education, the users of this site, or other third parties.
· Any activity that violates or may violate public order and morality.
· Any activity that violates a law, ordinance, or regulation.
· Any other activity deemed inappropriate by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Board of Education

3 Applicable laws
· Interpretation and application of this Site Policy and use of this site will adhere to the laws of Japan unless otherwise specified.

Tokyo Cultural Heritage Map

Would you like to go around cultural heritages? In Tokyo, there are various cultural heritages. This map helps you go around cultural heritages with efficiency during limited time in your trip. Japanese traditional temples and shrines, the cultural heritages concerned to most famous events and person in Japan and a lot of nature. This map introduces all of them widely! You must watch them and know the history and the culture of Tokyo!


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