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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

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aim aris @aim_aris - 2020-04-05
Tsutenkaku Tower aka the Eiffel Tower of Osaka
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Just realised I still have so many un-posted photos that are st… https://t.co/WDfQWmEGvx
Rion Ishida🦁@japan🇯🇵 @rionishida6 - 2020-03-30
My second post!
Osaka symbol tower Tsutenkaku info plus the ways to get the discounted ticket ^^
Please come and ch… https://t.co/9tl4AqjipH
Shah (아이샤) @Low_ShaSha - 2020-03-18
Killing time by going to the Tsutenkaku Tower. I've been here 6 years ago, back in 2014. Nothing has changed 🙂 @ SH… https://t.co/Ix67SzYdZ3
#NashvilleStrong - Valentía para dar un paso @Smashvillain89 - 2020-03-14
I realize that's supposed to be Tokyo Tower and not Tsutenkaku but you get me.
jin-chan @loud_metalsound - 2020-03-14
how about getting this to be a food savior at Tsutenkaku Tower in Tennoji?? it's a big sale due to EXP.
there are a… https://t.co/I3ysIz7KUr
軍艦巻 @ikura97ikura - 2020-03-13
Tsutenkaku Tower (looking kind of menacing on a grey, overcast day), central Osaka.

#travelphotography… https://t.co/wyDrVfmC4E
iTzSTU4RT @ Tokyo, Japan 🇯🇵 @iTzSTU4RT - 2020-03-09
Day 5 @ Tokyo 🇯🇵
Today we travelled out to Osaka
First went to Osaka castle a beautiful place with parks and nature… https://t.co/kyhc5wV5aj
The Real Japan @TheRealJapan1 - 2020-03-04
Shinsekai - Immersion in The Real Osaka

A gaudy mix of colourful street advertising, cheap bars, restaurants, clot… https://t.co/wFek7VcL2R
TKaGF Translations @TKaGF_eng - 2020-02-28
'While enjoying the song『Zassoudamashii』that's about my youth, take a look at this photo of me wearing sleeveless a… https://t.co/L1gRQnvvji
Brandon @LetsGoBjones - 2020-02-24
Visited Tsutenkaku Tower and Shinsekai the New Wolrd District.
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Was great to see it with friends.
@s_sunduk… https://t.co/DoQR4p16xJ
Zulteck | ひるみ 🇲🇾 @zulteck - 2020-02-23
T Tower ...obviously not Tsutenkaku Tower 🤣🤣 https://t.co/UiXQhO5FOy
Minh Nguyen @ZangetsuBoy - 2020-02-20
Having a good look from above to see what's going on. A dreamy but cleae look from the Osaka Tsutenkaku Tower.
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PLEN Robotics @PLENRobotics - 2020-02-18
#PLENCube@Tsutenkaku tower in #Osaka.

#これを見た人は青色の画像を貼れ #通天閣 #大阪 #travelphotography #TravelTuesday https://t.co/K0jmROT7Wr
Retro Anime Podcast @retroanime - 2020-02-13
We really ate very well today starting with an incredible 12 skewer Kushikatsu course at a buzzing restaurant near… https://t.co/n0Z3dcTxuW
Retro Anime Podcast @retroanime - 2020-02-13
We spent today wondering through Osaka. Starting at Tsutenkaku Tower we had fantastic Kushikatsu then onto Shinseka… https://t.co/Qk2vj3a7Rp
Retro Anime in Japan 🇯🇵 @retroanime - 2020-02-13
We really ate very well today starting with an incredible 12 skewer Kushikatsu course at a buzzing restaurant near… https://t.co/n0Z3dcTxuW
Retro Anime in Japan 🇯🇵 @retroanime - 2020-02-13
We spent today wondering through Osaka. Starting at Tsutenkaku Tower we had fantastic Kushikatsu then onto Shinseka… https://t.co/Qk2vj3a7Rp
🇯🇵ジャパンダマン CURRENTLY IN JAPAN🇯🇵 @Japandaman71 - 2020-02-12
Made it to Shinsekai which is literally walking distance from Den Den Town. Completely worth it, feels like you’ve… https://t.co/NRJb1QV4Pv
✨𝕂𝕒𝕥佐々木✨ @kittykatinjapan - 2020-02-06
@osharegirl829 Last time I was there was going though to Tottori in 2013 I believe. After coming back from my worki… https://t.co/tEJnmDjQ05
✨𝕂𝕒𝕥佐々木✨ @kittykatinjapan - 2020-02-06
@osharegirl829 Oh there's a hotel I always go to that's 2100en a night nearby the Tsutenkaku Tower, Hotel Taiyo. Ge… https://t.co/01OReyF8Nv
Why do I like JFA so much @LDotogam - 2020-01-31
To be fair Shinsekai's not that big and is pretty much a straight line but THE TSUTENKAKU TOWER LOOKS SO NICE
Kendal James @MissKendalJames - 2020-01-30
A last daytime look at the Tsutenkaku tower before we made our way to Dobtonbori.
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#walking #tour… https://t.co/Zz0eplwUrw
whipped for Jae & Mingyu 💚💜💙💛 @CheolMinSeokie - 2020-01-23
Ohhhh so Hatsune Miku was the one I saw in Tsutenkaku tower 😅 https://t.co/TjZkGG2jvJ
Frank Higgins @Higwanz - 2020-01-20
Just another perfect anime photo, I can see where the artists get their inspiration from when walking through stree… https://t.co/A2n7ARsUW6
Kansai Photos @KansaiPhotos - 2020-01-20
@MaBaby There is another one in Shin Sekai next to Tsutenkaku tower.
Ryuji Takeuchi @ryujitakeuchi - 2020-01-09
Those who know, know - #tsutenkaku #tower #通天閣 #landmark #symbol #architecture #osaka #japan https://t.co/wzlvxqt4EM
JapanHaul @japanhaul - 2019-12-31
✨When you are going to Shinsekai in Osaka, the iconic Tsutenkaku Tower is a must-visit spot filled with cheap shops… https://t.co/wJrRtcOyn5
Craig Ansibin @craigansibin - 2019-12-30
Shinsekai is a colorful area to the west of Tennoji Park packed with cheap shops and eateries and best known for it… https://t.co/GXAzyearpa
christophermc @blueninj0r - 2019-12-28
Remembered to take the GoPro on holiday for once. Wee time lapse of Osaka overlooking Shin-Imamiya station. Tsutenk… https://t.co/jDbBOKsPPN
thewanderingwelsh @wanderinwelsh - 2019-12-22
Tsutenkaku Tower in Osaka is one of the most recognisable landmarks in the city. It was built in 1956 by the same a… https://t.co/ojqXz9z9D5

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