The spider located at Roppongi Hills in Roku Roku Plaza called Maman, is a famous sculpture by Louise Bourgeois. Several of these large statues can be seen around the world. "Maman", means "mother" in French. If you go right underneath the spider, you can see her marble eggs in her belly. Aside from the spider, there are many things at Roppongi Hills. They have shops, restaurants, hotels, museums, movie theaters, and other facilites. Check out their website.
Roppongi Station (Hibiya Line/ Oedo Line)
How to Get To Roppongi Station
1. From Tokyo Station, take the Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line bound for Ogikubo 2 stops to Kasumigaseki Station 2. Take the Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line bound for Nakameguro 2 stops to Roppongi Station. Walk South
About 15 minutes from Tokyo station to Roppongi station (apx. 170 yen)
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THINGS TO DO AROUND ROPPONGI
The Nogi Shrine
The Nogi Shrine, first built in 1923, was built to remember General Nogi Maresuke, who was a general in the Japanese Army. He symbolizes loyalty. It`s a short walk from Roppongi station, and a beautiful place to wander. Check out their website for more information.