BEGIN – Japanology – Tokyo Station aired on NHK on October 4, 2012
The reconstruction of Tokyo Station after it was damaged during World War II, and the restoration of Tokyo Station into its original style, and the reinforcement as well, which was completed in Autumn, 2012.
The New Face of Japan – Tokyo Station
How it looked on October 1, 2012
And how it looked on September 7, 2012
（Around 17:00, Sept 7, 2012）
And how it looked on September 3, 2012
(Look at the number of people getting out of the wicket at Marunouchi South Exit that morning)
I actually miss the days of Tokyo Station before its restoration. There were much less people passing by. No bumping into other commuters or tourists. Now there are people everywhere all the time, walking in all directions.