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Osaka Tenmangu Shrine

Travel Guide - Osaka Tenmangu Shrine

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Osaka Tenmangu Shrine was founded in 949 in honor of Michizane Sugawara, a noted scholar of Chinese literature. Since Michizane came to be worshipped as the god of learning after his death, a lot of test-takers visit here to pray for their success in the examination.
Tenjin festival, which is the largest festival in Osaka, is held on Jul. 24 and 25.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:00 - 17:00

ClosedClosed

  • No closing days

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 5 minutes walk from JR Osaka-Tenmangu Station
  • 5 minutes walk from Minami-morimachi Station on the Osaka Municipal Subway Tanimachi Line (T21) or Sakaisuji Line (K13)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 2-1-8, Tenjimbashi, Kita-ku Osaka-shi, Osaka, 530-0041

TweetsTweets

OsakaBob_Official @Bob_OGTB - 2019-05-01
Happy 1st day of #Reiwa! #OsakaBob here♪
I'm visiting Osaka #Tenmangu Shrine to celebrate the new era with a cup of… https://t.co/GSebhKDfW6
Travelling Foodie @TravellinFoodie - 2019-03-29
Framing the beauty of Tenmangu Shrine, one of the most important of hundreds of shrines across Japan that are devot… https://t.co/wIKjyk4GJH
The Savvy Millennial™ @GregLescoe - 2019-03-28
@zonknuckIe (Osaka Tenmangu Shrine also offers a 'special visit'/tokubetsu sampai/特別参拝 for like ¥1,000 each, where… https://t.co/X4P2b9RIvI
The Savvy Millennial™ @GregLescoe - 2019-03-28
@zonknuckIe …and there's also a neat place right by Osaka Tenmangu Shrine called Soju that sells 'suberan udon' (ud… https://t.co/RqGNIpslpW
Betsy Lavolette @betsylavolette - 2019-02-21
I went to Osaka today to accomplish the following: eat the Taco Bell okonomiyaki burrito, see the plum bonsai exhib… https://t.co/rCVhVHH2WD
Betsy Lavolette @betsylavolette - 2019-02-21
I went to Osaka today to accomplish the following: eat the Taco Bell okonomiyaki burrito, see the plum bonsai exhib… https://t.co/rCVhVHH2WD
Dave in Osaka @DaveInOsaka - 2019-02-19
A rare display of plum blossom #bonsai and #samurai #sword at Osaka Tenmangu Shrine in #Osaka, #Japan. The showpiec… https://t.co/cHjgOjWeOI
Kansai Photos @KansaiPhotos - 2019-02-06
2/9-3/3. Bonbai & Touken (mini plum trees and Japanese swords) on display at Osaka Tenmangu (700¥). There will also… https://t.co/gKgUIKcQuy
テラウチ ヒロユキ @p58axde - 2019-01-16
I am teaching how to worship by the way in Japanese traditional to foreign touris

It is the place called Osaka Te… https://t.co/fRnZabHfTC
化粧品部外品包装のヒロ @p58axde - 2019-01-16
I am teaching how to worship by the way in Japanese traditional to foreign touris

It is the place called Osaka Te… https://t.co/fRnZabHfTC
化粧品部外品包装のヒロ @p58axde - 2019-01-16
I am teaching how to worship by the way in Japanese traditional to foreign touris

It is the place called Osaka Te… https://t.co/fRnZabHfTC
OsakaBob_Official @Bob_OGTB - 2019-01-13
Did everyone know there's a sacred spring at #Osaka #Tenmangu #Shrine?

It's open only on the 1st, 10th & 25th of t… https://t.co/a09t6mVbbC
OsakaBob_Official @Bob_OGTB - 2019-01-10
Ohayo! #OsakaBob here♪
Today's the main day of #TokaEbisu festival☆
Imamiya Ebisu Shrine
Horikawa Ebisu Shrine
Osak… https://t.co/XSDD1TUpzv
Kansaiclikker @Kansaiclikker - 2019-01-01
We queue better than you queue! 😎#osaka #osakatenmangu #tenmangu #happynewyear @ Osaka Temmangu Shrine https://t.co/PECarHvzBP
Matt-sensei @mjhodgkins - 2019-01-01
Tried giving “hatsumode” a shot. The first shrine visit of the year is a massive tradition - and Osaka Tenmangu Shr… https://t.co/VZ2SiRChQE
WithTravel @WithTravel_net - 2018-12-22
Tenjinbashisuji Street and Osaka Tenmangu Shrine are easy to access from Osaka Castle. We'll delve into details abo… https://t.co/Dt2dK8QFId
OsakaBob_Official @Bob_OGTB - 2018-12-12
As far as I know this is the 1st one in the whole world! It's a glass
'Hokora'(mini-shrine) that pours spring wate… https://t.co/B1bKXdIqkG
Kansai Photos @KansaiPhotos - 2018-11-24
Osaka Tenmangu station, on the Tozai line. Featuring the Tenjin Bashi suji shoutengai; the longest shopping arcade… https://t.co/v3czDtNuTK
Danesh Daryanani @DaneshD_D - 2018-11-15
The Alleys of Temma, Osaka
November 2018

Temma (天満) gets its name from the Osaka Tenmangu Shrine, which was founde… https://t.co/EMqEIfAzJ9
isa @ VOTE FOR 🐺MATENROU🐺!!! @hifumicchi - 2018-11-09
it’s been 8 months since i visited osaka and kyoto and i just want to share my visit to the kitano tenmangu shrine… https://t.co/pH3ueVnm8m
isa || birthday and 3rd live tomorrow! 😌 @hifumicchi - 2018-11-09
it’s been 8 months since i visited osaka and kyoto and i just want to share my visit to the kitano tenmangu shrine… https://t.co/pH3ueVnm8m
isa || 🎉BDAY🎉 & 🎤3RD LIVE🎤! @hifumicchi - 2018-11-09
it’s been 8 months since i visited osaka and kyoto and i just want to share my visit to the kitano tenmangu shrine… https://t.co/pH3ueVnm8m
isa || 🐺 MATENROU! 🐺 @hifumicchi - 2018-11-09
it’s been 8 months since i visited osaka and kyoto and i just want to share my visit to the kitano tenmangu shrine… https://t.co/pH3ueVnm8m
isa || 🐺 vote for matenrou! 🐺 @hifumicchi - 2018-11-09
it’s been 8 months since i visited osaka and kyoto and i just want to share my visit to the kitano tenmangu shrine… https://t.co/pH3ueVnm8m
isa || 🐺 vote for matenrou! 🐺 @hifumicchi - 2018-11-09
it’s been 8 months since i visited osaka and kyoto and i just want to share my visit to the kitano tenmangu shrine… https://t.co/pH3ueVnm8m
isa || 🐺 vote for matenrou! 🐺 @hifumicchi - 2018-11-09
it’s been 8 months since i visited osaka and kyoto and i just want to share my visit to the kitano tenmangu shrine… https://t.co/pH3ueVnm8m
isa || 🐺 vote for matenrou! 🐺 @hifumicchi - 2018-11-09
it’s been 8 months since i visited osaka and kyoto and i just want to share my visit to the kitano tenmangu shrine… https://t.co/pH3ueVnm8m
isa || 🐺 麻天狼に投票してください! 🐺 @hifumicchi - 2018-11-09
it’s been 8 months since i visited osaka and kyoto and i just want to share my visit to the kitano tenmangu shrine… https://t.co/pH3ueVnm8m
OsakaBob_Official @Bob_OGTB - 2018-09-19
You'll feel like you've been transported back in time when you visit the autumn ceremonies at #Osaka #Tenmangu… https://t.co/iReQmQ4vWi
OsakaBob_Official @Bob_OGTB - 2018-08-03
Wow! I got this shot during #TenjinMatsuri & the inside of #Osaka #Tenmangu #Shrine is absolutely gorgeous!!!

If… https://t.co/r4dvvFNVAP

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Closed
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