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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

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
stickers 🍭 273/300 @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
James Burns @kuribojim - 2019-01-06
Osaka's Den-Den Town is fast rivalling Akihabara as a haven for gamers. Tonight I explored several great stores (an… https://t.co/bfBwTTDCcS
✰2old4toys✰ @2old4toys - 2018-10-17
Have a hour to spend in Osaka Den-Den town. Might take this home with me. Box is too big to hide. Wife is gonna kil… https://t.co/kc4iWAeejI
XAaron KooiengaX @CalvinistEeyore - 2018-09-05
@SonWukongSSJ Safe travels if it was me I would have gone to Osaka and Den-Den Town. Enjoy your vacation
CountElmdor @CountElmdor - 2018-08-30
@tech_gaming @DigitallyDownld one in Den-Den Town in Osaka was still like that as of about 6 weeks ago, which I thought kinda strange
🏔✂🍴⁉⛰ @realfakeAkira - 2018-08-24
@bit_shifter_ Yeah I think you have your bases covered but I’d try any branch of Disk Union I could find (I went to… https://t.co/M6QS9kuBkn
Cheesemeister @Cheesemeister3k - 2018-08-11
Off to Den-Den Town today. Hopefully I can find a reasonably-priced copy of Joe & Mac for Super Famicom. Yes, I kno… https://t.co/4FgM9JMAj1
Cheesemeister @Cheesemeister3k - 2018-08-11
Who wants to go to Den-Den Town tomorrow (Saturday)?
MLE @mleshock - 2018-08-11
@Cheesemeister3k Note to self: Go to Den-Den town to buy PS4 games :P
TheL3gend27 @TL3gend27 - 2018-08-11
@mattscanna @Cheesemeister3k So basically ....the location of that store is ...what you said @Cheesemeister3k ..
Su… https://t.co/O0NhoTN3hS
ぐらんUupa! 🍻'ω'🥃 @bismuthuupa - 2018-07-25
@DJHellfury Den-Den Town should have you covered with the stores NDSC mentioned. It's near Shinsekai and basically Osaka's Akiba.
ぐらんUupa! 🍻'ω'🥃@8月来日 @bismuthuupa - 2018-07-25
@DJHellfury Den-Den Town should have you covered with the stores NDSC mentioned. It's near Shinsekai and basically Osaka's Akiba.
Eric Burkhalter @EricBurkhalter - 2018-06-10
@Leozaur Stay in Osaka! A week in Tokyo, and you’ve basically seen it all. From Osaka you are very close to Toky… https://t.co/mBnfimUAHb
bVork @bVorkitup - 2018-05-27
@Hedgeyy I've heard that Den-Den Town in Osaka is like what Akihabara used to be. Have you been there?
Chris Degl @DEGL_TOONS - 2018-05-15
All the fancy stuff I bought today in Den-Den Town, Osaka! #nintendo #Godzilla #DBZ #Stegosaurus https://t.co/A8YRRp5Mdd
robbievgb @robbievgb - 2018-05-15
Prepacked as much as possible, ready for the long trip to Osaka early tomorrow. Excited to explore Den-Den town. Ca… https://t.co/qVgYcKY5L8
FX-Unit Yuki @FXUnitYuki - 2018-05-11
This is @game_tanteidan - TV Game Revival. The home store for FX-Unit Yuki in Japan! They will be the first store t… https://t.co/khSd6OMrKV
Anders Mayland @ARMayland - 2018-05-07
Could've sworn I saw some of these in Den-Den Town last week.
https://t.co/JXTwopgjb0
Maikeru マイケル @PirateMaikeru - 2018-05-07

town were covered in the remains of the former inhabitants, an eerie smile was plastered onto Maikeru’s face as… https://t.co/r3dvgXIaQ4
Maikeru マイケル @PirateMaikeru - 2018-05-07

town were covered in the remains of the former inhabitants, an eerie smile was plastered onto Maikeru’s face as… https://t.co/r3dvgXIaQ4
Maikeru マイケル @PirateMaikeru - 2018-05-07

town were covered in the remains of the former inhabitants, an eerie smile was plastered onto Maikeru’s face as… https://t.co/r3dvgXIaQ4
Ewan (ユアン) @HippieDalek - 2018-05-01
@CSciacchitano @MyLifeInGaming Check out Nipponbashi (日本橋) also known as Den-Den Town, there's a few shops there. W… https://t.co/mz57UImc1c
Fox @YeouLongroad - 2018-04-28
@AdamKoralik Friggin' Den-Den town, man. Might send a note to Pat, I think this is on his get list.
Kat Bailey @The_Katbot - 2018-04-28
Walk the Philosopher's Path. Take a day trip to Osaka, visit Den-den Town, eat street food. Drink with @Jkooza and… https://t.co/DOUh8z2UXV
Reed @ReedNelson - 2018-04-20
@bolt7 Check out Hard-Off shops, and I guess Den-Den Town has some places to shop too. Ex.: Retro Game Revival and… https://t.co/gn4ho0XpYY

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