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Shinagawa-juku (品川宿) is the first post town on Tokaido Road. Tokaido is the major road connecting Edo and Kyoto. Shinagawa-juku is located 8km from Nihonbashi. It was the entrance of Edo. Shinagawa-juku, Shin-juku, Itabashi-juku and Senju-juku were the major post town of Edo. Today, Shinagawa-juku becomes shopping district. The width of the road is the same as it used to be.

Tourist Info.
There is no parking or restroom.

0. at Shinagawa Station.
1. use Keihin Line to Kita-Shinagawa. (2 min.)
2. walk south (2 min.)

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Shinagawa-Juku was built in the beginning of Edo period (17th century). There are about 1,600 households and 7,000 people live in this area.