Newly opened Pokémon Center in Kyoto
Pokémon Center Kyoto
The must-see quality of this Pokémon Center is the interior with strong imagery of the legendary Pokémon, Ho-Oh and Lugia. Inside of the store, such as the walls, are black instead of white like most other Pokémon Centers. The ambiance of traditional city of Kyoto is reflected in the store, you may feel more of Japanese essence in Pokémon Center in Kyoto than any other locations.
Popular in Kyoto
Must-visit shops and spots for all first time tourists to Kyoto.
Top shops and spots loved by our editors and highly recommended to be listed on your itinerary.
Well Worth a Visit
Less known but widely loved by both tourists and locals. Recommended if your schedule permits.
Good for Fans
Hideaway shops and spots of worthwhile destination. Recommended if you are keen on these genres.
Very popular among enthusiasts on these genres. Not always suitable if you are not particularly interested.
Maikohan Pikachu / ￥2,400
To celebrate the grand opening of this Kyoto branch, you can find this adorable Pikachu wearing Kimono. Pikachu is dressed up like a maiko, catching Kyoto-like style. It’s definitely worth getting for you to add to your collection or for a memento of your trip in Kyoto.
Cookies / ￥1,200
The Pokémon Center sells snacks also! You can find cute Pokémon packages such as this one of Pikachu. You may want to consider keeping the boxes even if you finish eating them. There are other snacks as well consider getting some for yourself and for souvenirs.
Check it out ！
Pokémon Plushies / Varies
Check out the array of Pokémon plushies! Pikachu remains one of the most popular plushies of all time. Every month, the “Monthly Pair Pikachu” is released. For June’s Monthly Pair Pikachu, two Pikachu are under an umbrella representing the rainy season. Definitely consider coming back again and again to see the new Monthly Pair Pikachu which changes every month.
How to buyAsk the staff to see which items are limited to this location only.
- Shopping Tips -
Store layout and background sound is unique from other locations.
Pokémon Center Kyoto
|Categories||Zakka(miscellaneous goods), Food Souvenirs|
|Address||5F Takashimaya Kyoto Store 52 Nishiiru Shincho, Kawaramachi, Shijodori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto|
|Directions||・Direct underground passage from Hankyu Kyoto Line Kawaramachi Stn.
・5-minute walk from Keihan Gion-Shijo Stn.
|Hours||10am - 8pm
|Closed||New Year's Day and days Takashimaya is closed|
|Friendly for Overseas Visitors||
English speaking staff on-site
|Languages spoken||Japanese, English|
|Shipping services||Not available|