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Exterior images of the DONGURI REPUBLIC, the official Studio Ghibli store in Tokyo



2023.10.15 update

Address: 1-9-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, B1F Tokyo Station Ichibangai, Inside Tokyo Character Street.
Google Map: https://maps.app.goo.gl/F3ZkKAgwiWHKDK1bA
Access: JR Tokyo Station, get off, it is located in an underground mall one minute from the station exit.
Opening Hours:  From 10:00 AM to 8:30 PM.https://benelic.com/donguri/shop-list/

The DONGURI REPUBLIC TOKYO STATION STORE is located in a corner of the underground mall at Tokyo Station, where official shops selling anime and manga merchandise are lined up. This store specializes in official merchandise from Studio Ghibli films. It is a bustling store where a multitude of official goods from films like "Kiki’s Delivery Service," "My Neighbor Totoro," "Spirited Away," and "Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea" are sold. The store offers everyday items like handkerchiefs, towels, and tableware featuring characters from various anime. Most of the customers visiting this store are women. The merchandise sold at the store is very cute, and the visiting female customers are often thrilled, exclaiming "It's so cute!" as they select their items. For fans who have been moved by films such as "Kiki’s Delivery Service" and "My Neighbor Totoro," it is recommended to visit this store at least once.

The DONGURI REPUBLIC TOKYO STATION STORE is located in "Tokyo Character Street" in the underground mall of Tokyo Station. It is situated underground on the Yaesu side (east side of the station). The store is not outside the station but is in the station-connected underground mall. Tokyo Character Street is always very crowded, lined with various specialty stores like the Pokémon Store, JUMP SHOP, and a Kamen Rider specialty store, making it popular among foreign tourists. It might be a good idea to visit the DONGURI REPUBLIC TOKYO STATION STORE while browsing other character shops. The DONGURI REPUBLIC TOKYO STATION STORE sees fewer foreign tourists, but many enthusiastic Japanese "Ghibli fans," primarily women, frequent the store, keeping it always bustling.