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Den-Den Town

Travel Guide - Den-Den Town

InformationInformation

Den-Den Town is a shopping area specializing in electrical goods, and is often described as Osaka's Akihabara. There used to be a lot of second-hand bookstores in this area, but now it has over 200 electronics shops and some of which are Tax Free where you can get an exemption by showing your passport when you pay. Some shops sell cameras, watches and even robots.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Varies according to the shop / facility

ClosedClosed

  • Varies according to the shop / facility

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 5 minutes walk from Nippombashi Station on the Osaka Municipal Subway Sakaisuji Line (K17) or Sennichimae Line (S17)
  • 5 minutes walk from Kintetsu Nippombashi Station on the Kintetsu Namba Line or Kintetsu Nara Line
  • 5 minutes walk from Namba Station on the Nankai Main Line (NK01) or Nankai Koya Line (NK01)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • Nippombashi, Naniwa-ku Osaka-shi, Osaka, 556-0005

TweetsTweets

Hannah Joy 「花 ジョイ」 @SurlyNurseJoy - 2019-11-07
for a country that has an Akihabara and Den-Den Town in it (and probably several similar places) this seems like a… https://t.co/OaHB8khlzk
Patrick Arreola @ArreolaPatrick - 2019-10-21
@GoGoAndyRobo A question:
Which was more enjoyable—Akihabara or Den-Den Town?
B @BlasianApe - 2019-10-02
@jacksondahl @BrennerSpear @MaddieM @CouRageJD For Osaka - Dotonbori, Den-Den Town for the weebs and def eat Takoya… https://t.co/iBHI2F8phY
Kay/Kae 🐱🌸 @NyaruKSJ - 2019-09-15
Day 16 : today we went to den-den town! There's so many anime stuff I bought a lot of stuff 😅 it was so cool and th… https://t.co/8iDASc7Grf
Clay Breshears @ParallelCereal - 2019-09-13
@mrguyhk Den-Den Town. I just happened to look up after getting done with go-karts and there it was. Looking over t… https://t.co/UJNLZznvfD
Clay Breshears @ParallelCereal - 2019-09-11
Thought I would keep a step log for this #JapanBall2019 trip.

08 SEP: 9,075 (half day, landing & walk to/from Jing… https://t.co/SeFO0oovjN
scupytrooples @scupytrooples - 2019-09-03
@AnnaRRose 1. The kaiyukan aquarium
2. Spa world
3. Shopping around den-den town
4. Visiting fushimi inari temple i… https://t.co/7vTaVwdVNa
InsideOsaka @insideosaka - 2019-07-14
Den-Den Town in #Nipponbashi is Osaka’s answer to Tokyo’s Akihabara. It’s the city’s electronics, camera, computer,… https://t.co/cY1K0e4GjA
Lena Raine! @kuraine - 2019-07-10
@SebastianWolff @field_of_reeds @DavidRussell323 did you know there’s Undertale pin (and keychain) gatcha just in t… https://t.co/9fpjR87br0
Konbo Arcade Cafe @KonboArcadeCafe - 2019-06-27
@7Ten @ColonelFalcon @gamesyouloved @pablo_0151 @RetroBoyJon @asobitech @RetroGamerDaz @HighflyerVII Book Off & Har… https://t.co/7zR6wcmt4x
Metal Knight - Local Hero of Indonesia. @GTStudiosMedan - 2019-06-27
Also. Den-Den town has to power to destroy wallets.

'Oh! I am big guy now. I wont spe-'

LITERALLY TEN MINUTES LA… https://t.co/cjAFTI9Rv4
Metal Knights - Indo Heroes @GTStudiosMedan - 2019-06-27
Also. Den-Den town has to power to destroy wallets.

'Oh! I am big guy now. I wont spe-'

LITERALLY TEN MINUTES LA… https://t.co/cjAFTI9Rv4
JetSetRetro @jet_set_retro - 2019-05-20
Osaka! 大阪市!

I’ve spent some time rifling through the stores of Nipponbashi or Den-Den Town as it’s more colloquial… https://t.co/kVx5ul6ePy
XAaron KooiengaX @CalvinistEeyore - 2019-04-21
@bradcat I'd just eat Ramen at 2 Am because my internal sleep clock would be messed up I don't drink. Also, Den-Den… https://t.co/N6aRZVzabz
Hannah Joy [花 ジョイ] @SurlyNurseJoy - 2019-03-18
@Adoratroll Tell den-den town I said hello and sorry for stealing that Armored Core kit... it's a long story
Angelo Carlos @4xac - 2019-03-16
I know it's still months away and I have a few potential trips in between til then but I can't help but be excited… https://t.co/8MI6LOYA5n
Eric Koziol @revenantkioku - 2019-03-14
@ALxPx You mean the Den-Den town thing? Yeah, I've never been to that and this was in Shinsaibashi yesterday.
KotakuBot @KotakuBot - 2019-03-11
Once Again, Cosplayers Overrun Osaka https://t.co/AH7esWNgGJ

This weekend, the Street Festa was held in Osaka’s… https://t.co/txt7myXBJV
Keirama @ jpn 2/28-3/20 @tastynomnoms - 2019-03-09
There is a cosplay event or something in den-den Town today
GalaCon's #1 Hufflepuff @MattJaegle - 2019-03-05
@VIRM4 Ah, Osaka.
Have you been to one of the 'Don Qujote' stores nearby. Those really tacky junk stores. It worth… https://t.co/V7ze0L9sKm
Eric Kim (김현철) @inkskratch - 2019-02-22
@PaulHillierdesu @Wordburglar Ya, pretty amazing, eh? Canada will slowly take over Osaka. First Den-Den Town...then the world!
Tango De Mafia @Gu_Tango - 2019-02-02
@memeteddyowl Den-Den Town ...../ผิด
Dead-Eyed Misery Slab @HyveMynd - 2019-01-27
Hanging out in Den-Den Town until it's #ttrpg time, and you know what?

I don't need or want any of this junk.

Not… https://t.co/up7kA5DjUn
𝕼𝖚𝖊𝖊𝖓 𝖔𝖋 𝕽𝕻𝕲 𝕾𝖓𝖆𝖗𝖐 👑 @HyveMynd - 2019-01-27
Hanging out in Den-Den Town until it's #ttrpg time, and you know what?

I don't need or want any of this junk.

Not… https://t.co/up7kA5DjUn
Robbett @SDS_Robbett - 2019-01-20
@LanaIzo We stopped at a Takoyaki place by the river near dotonbori last year. Are you going to stop in den-den town?
stickers 🍭 251/300 @voltyline - 2019-01-08
turns out i actually was in den-den town when i visited osaka?? nice. didn't do much besides go to the kotobukiya a… https://t.co/UFiIAx7Uxn
stickers 🍭 253/300 @voltyline - 2019-01-08
turns out i actually was in den-den town when i visited osaka?? nice. didn't do much besides go to the kotobukiya a… https://t.co/UFiIAx7Uxn
stickers 🍭 255/300 @voltyline - 2019-01-08
turns out i actually was in den-den town when i visited osaka?? nice. didn't do much besides go to the kotobukiya a… https://t.co/UFiIAx7Uxn
stickers 🍭 257/300 @voltyline - 2019-01-08
turns out i actually was in den-den town when i visited osaka?? nice. didn't do much besides go to the kotobukiya a… https://t.co/UFiIAx7Uxn
stickers 🍭 258/300 @voltyline - 2019-01-08
turns out i actually was in den-den town when i visited osaka?? nice. didn't do much besides go to the kotobukiya a… https://t.co/UFiIAx7Uxn

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