2−3−6 Aomi, Koto, Tokyo, Japan
NileGuide Expert tip:
If you're at all interested in what the future will look like, this is the place for you
Robots, gadgets, and cutting-edge technology: the Miraikan National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation has it all in spades. This is the home of the humanoid robot ASIMO, as well as the huge Geo-Cosmos globe depicting near real-time images of the earth. The museum's custom built, super-modern building sits on the island of Odaiba
, among Tokyo's most futuristic institutions and constructions. The Miraikan is not to be missed by anybody traveling to Tokyo to see the future.