For Today’s Japan Photo, we will be visiting Shinjuku Park Tower 新宿パークタワー, the 2nd tallest building in Shinjuku, Tokyo.
The building was designed by Kenzo Tange and completed in 1994. Shinjuku Park Tower has 3 elements; S tower, which is 235 m (771 ft) tall with 52 storeys, C tower which is 209 m (686 ft) tall with 47 storeys and N tower which is 182 m (597 ft) tall with 41 storeys.
Floors 1 to 8 are occupied by retail stores, floors 9 to 37 are office floors and floors 39 to 52 are occupied by the luxury Park Hyatt Tokyo hotel, which was featured in the film Lost In Translation.
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