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Tsutenkaku Tower

Travel Guide - Tsutenkaku Tower

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Tsutenkaku Tower was originally built in 1912. The original tower was 64 meters high, and it was the highest building in the orient at that time. The current tower, 103 meters high, is the second generation built in 1956. The observatory on top offers a splendid view of downtown Osaka. A landmark in the Shin-Sekai area. There is also a replica of the Billiken statue placed on the fifth floor observation deck. It is said that if you rub the soles of Billiken's feet, your wishes come true.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:00–21:00 *admission until 30 minutes before closing

ClosedClosed

  • No closing days

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 700 yen (General, Adult)
  • 400 - 500 yen (Student)
  • 300 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 3-minutes from Ebisucho Station on the Osaka Municipal Subway Sakaisuji Line (K18) or Hankai Tramway Hankai Line (HN51)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1-18-6, Ebisuhigashi, Naniwa-ku Osaka-shi, Osaka, 556-0002

TweetsTweets

Bine @Inzuam - 2019-05-22
Lanterns leading to the Tsutenkaku Tower #lampwednesday #lampenmittwoch https://t.co/peDGeDLqY0 https://t.co/Arr2qDTqtQ
Lauren Corbin @ukiyophoto - 2019-05-20
Getting ready this weekend, tying up loose ends and finishing up my client work before heading out to our next adve… https://t.co/QlzpDh6Mcp
Caroline 🍜 @cvodb - 2019-05-19
The Zubora-ya papier-mâché blowfish in Shinsekai 新世界, Osaka. Tsutenkaku tower looms in the background. Modelled aft… https://t.co/2D3VA5YPhA
TM_Brian @TM_Brian - 2019-05-18
I was born in Osaka and lived to 3years old.But I remember only when I was children that only the Tsutenkaku and Um… https://t.co/29DAy6AdOm
Gilly ツ @GillyBerlin - 2019-05-12
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A funny looking fish and the Tsūtenkaku tv tower.
Shot on #HuaweiP30Pro in 'night mode' 🌙.… https://t.co/fG5DlRNAEz
Gilly ツ 🇯🇵 @GillyBerlin - 2019-05-12
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A funny looking fish and the Tsūtenkaku tv tower.
Shot on #HuaweiP30Pro in 'night mode' 🌙.… https://t.co/fG5DlRNAEz
Grumpy Satire-Gilly ツ @GillyBerlin - 2019-05-12
[Ad / Anzeige]
A funny looking fish and the Tsūtenkaku tv tower.
Shot on #HuaweiP30Pro in 'night mode' 🌙.… https://t.co/fG5DlRNAEz
Satire-Gilly ツ @GillyBerlin - 2019-05-12
[Ad / Anzeige]
A funny looking fish and the Tsūtenkaku tv tower.
Shot on #HuaweiP30Pro in 'night mode' 🌙.… https://t.co/fG5DlRNAEz
DKPete @DonaldKPete - 2019-05-09
Grateful, we made it to the highest tower in Osaka this morning, the oldest tower and landmark of Osaka.
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Tsut… https://t.co/wshrG8xFmd
🚀 Astronolita 👩🏻‍🚀 @astronolita - 2019-05-03
#Tsutenkaku Tower at night! 🗼 #Osaka #Japan https://t.co/8AyvXl8IrC
🚀 Astronolita 👩🏻‍🚀 @astronolita - 2019-05-03
🌸 Pink #Tsutenkaku Tower #Osaka #Japan https://t.co/5pEtrgQWSd
Bryan Reinhard @Brjan - 2019-04-26
But in here lies one of the early most fashionable district in Japan (long before Omotesandō). Their icon, Tsutenka… https://t.co/126EAsi15f
hypmic_en @hypmic_en - 2019-04-24
Jakurai laughs and says he'll take them to Nagoya castle, on top is a shrimp, no, it's shachihoko. Ramuda's Tsutenk… https://t.co/4mZ1Z5z0Iv
Zee 🇨🇦 [ home ] @zeekayart - 2019-04-12
michael after ringing the bell in tsutenkaku tower and realizing the bell is actually a bell, not a prop, and is ac… https://t.co/89tnlCo2Q5
Punnawit @itistist - 2019-04-10
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#Osaka
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Punnawit @itistist - 2019-04-10
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#ChubuRoaming2019 #TistXChubu2019… https://t.co/RgewDs3htp
Zee 🇨🇦 [ home ] @zeekayart - 2019-04-05
we got the osaka amazing pass today (¥2700)!! here's what we did:
tsutenkaku tower (¥700)
tennoji zoo (¥500)
keitak… https://t.co/YJTxcK0Wtb
Zee 🇨🇦 [JAPAN ✈️] @zeekayart - 2019-04-05
we got the osaka amazing pass today (¥2700)!! here's what we did:
tsutenkaku tower (¥700)
tennoji zoo (¥500)
keitak… https://t.co/YJTxcK0Wtb
Wonder Queen (Sammy) @wonderqueentv - 2019-04-03
Shinsegai 新世界 is the amalgation of #paris + #newyork 🌇
I really like the ambiance here especially that fish air bal… https://t.co/cZH3kafBX5
Alev Akkor @AlevAkkor - 2019-03-30
@frameoftravel Tsutenkaku Tower had to be torn down due to shortage of steel after WWII, and be rebuilt in mid 50s.
Alev Akkor @AlevAkkor - 2019-03-30
@frameoftravel Tsutenkaku Tower had to be torn down due to shortage of steel after WWII, and be rebuilt in mid 50s.
フェルメくん@フェルメール展 大阪(公式) @Vermeer_Osaka - 2019-03-25
#Vermeer exhibition is now on view at #Osaka City Museum of Fine Arts.
It's located within Tennoji Park and is conv… https://t.co/FQokek3x3i
Jasmine Roberts @ladykillmonger - 2019-03-24
@m_schuetz @IEEEVR Hi! The location of the images is Tsutenkaku Tower (無料) ✌🏾
Jasmine Roberts 🇯🇵 IEEEVR @ladykillmonger - 2019-03-24
@m_schuetz @IEEEVR Hi! The location of the images is Tsutenkaku Tower (無料) ✌🏾
Nazrin Ismail @nazrin_jong - 2019-03-21
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Goo T. Gwaba @GooGwaba - 2019-03-19
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Shinsekai.

Remnants of a park f… https://t.co/aJGLl3XfBs
Hans Solo @thandojo - 2019-03-19
Retro chic: #Osaka's Shinsekai entertainment district's most prominent landmark is Tsutenkaku Tower, affectionately… https://t.co/kruAwuljLP
SUDDENデス @suddendesu - 2019-03-14
@galacticairport Tsutenkaku is the name of the tower. Also I gotta get one of those.
フェルメくん@フェルメール展 大阪(公式) @Vermeer_Osaka - 2019-03-13
#Vermeer exhibition is now on view at #Osaka City Museum of Fine Arts.
It's located within Tennoji Park and is conv… https://t.co/cW8ZDlOY4Q
𝐓𝐚𝐲𝐥𝐨𝐫 𝐌𝐜𝐂𝐨𝐧𝐧𝐞𝐥𝐥 @TMcConnell_ - 2019-03-13
In a queue to go up Tsutenkaku Tower for the next 35 minutes. Let me know if your cat needs a hat. https://t.co/7Ypf0BjF9F
香車の香ちゃん @miocatmiomio - 2019-03-08
@BrokenBridgeGXB @Vampire4me @Greenfeather2 @madcrazyzombie2 @PebbleGreen2 @lesliea10115 @swiftzombie1… https://t.co/xcITA7lLdw
Carole @lugiastrikes - 2019-03-01
If you get your fortune at the Tsūtenkaku Tower, the miko doll performs this skit with blaring music in the backgro… https://t.co/EqHokXNEPs
Carole @lugiastrikes - 2019-03-01
Up the Tsutenkaku tower, though I just call it the Hitachi tower because of the big word on the tower xD Leave it t… https://t.co/Mru2xqyz9k

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Information
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