The new station building was completed
in 1998, and it impressed us by its architecture and magnitude. The pictures
show a view on the building from Kyoto Tower and the northern entrance.
Escalators join the different levels,
where offices, restaurants, a big department store and a hotel have been
In the upper levels you can change
between the different parts of the building on footbridges. .
In the evening hours the building
is still an attraction for many visitors.