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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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Irène DB @UrbanFoxxxx - 2019-01-17
@NicaoGr @TOKYO_GENSO You're absolutely right - I had posted an image of Tokyo Tower (which was designed by the sam… https://t.co/22G9rm4afd
S I N N ∀ H @adlhnsfrd - 2019-01-17
It ain't much. But it's a hard work. @ Tsutenkaku Tower https://t.co/td7f9b97Sd
Man of Kyber @ManOfKyber - 2019-01-14
I also got the chance to go up Tsutenkaku Tower. Best thing is, I was the only one on the top deck so I stayed ther… https://t.co/u2yElP8Ujt
Joanna Nolast @JoannaNolast - 2019-01-12
Another throwback, this one is just a little bit older, though: Tsutenkaku tower at Osaka. en Tsutenkaku Tower https://t.co/mnkvYTVkd4
Puguh Indra ⊿ @puguhindra - 2019-01-12
Tsutenkaku Tower, December 2018

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Jef @Jef_08162 - 2019-01-09
Watch what happened at 0:02 in @enuicecuine's broadcast: Sunset from Tsutenkaku Tower #travel #Japan 🌅❤️ https://t.co/0GbEGCczN3
Jef @Jef_08162 - 2019-01-09
Watch what happened at 0:02 in @enuicecuine's broadcast: Sunset from Tsutenkaku Tower #travel #Japan 🌅❤️ https://t.co/0GbEGCczN3
Mikko Paakkola @Mikko_P1 - 2019-01-09
Watch @enuicecuine's broadcast: Sunset from Tsutenkaku Tower #travel #Japan 🌅❤️ https://t.co/6poUFeLJtd
Richie Ellis @RichieEllis8 - 2019-01-09
Watch what happened at 3:27 in @enuicecuine's broadcast: Sunset from Tsutenkaku Tower #travel #Japan 🌅❤️ https://t.co/VVw9ZZBFWr
Str8OuttaIowa @Str8OuttaIowa - 2019-01-09
Watch @enuicecuine's broadcast: Sunset from Tsutenkaku Tower #travel #Japan 🌅❤️ https://t.co/IiHOnruQmX
fustercluck @fustercluck - 2019-01-09
Watch what happened at 1:18:54 in @enuicecuine's broadcast: Sunset from Tsutenkaku Tower #travel #Japan 🌅❤️ https://t.co/8qjl3qn0H9
💞🍃🌷🍃💞 @gentle_breeze5 - 2019-01-09
Watch @enuicecuine's broadcast: Sunset from Tsutenkaku Tower #travel #Japan 🌅❤️ https://t.co/Y07zzEjKSb
アレックス¥ @al3xmoney - 2019-01-07
✨Tsutenkaku Tower is a bit of alright!✨
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#tsutenkaku #tsutenkakutower #shinsekai #osaka #japan #neonlights… https://t.co/Mnf2BFwNVq
andrian tam @andriantam - 2019-01-05
These last few shots of Japan are experimental. The 60D works poorly in low light, but im still trying to get that… https://t.co/M3tWWoViCG
shootjapan @ShootOsaka - 2019-01-05
Up close and personal...
#Osaka now, tsutenkaku tower.
#Japan https://t.co/CYb3zmMdG2
andrian tam @andriantam - 2019-01-04
Love this angle where u get the Shinsekai arch and Tsutenkaku tower. Wish it was lighted up.
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Sigma… https://t.co/ET1ryCp3BQ
Mad Aura @MadAura - 2019-01-03
@jt_mag_os We still see this kind local folks in Nishinari and/or Tsutenkaku tower area streets. LoL
Remy Blue @RemyBlue - 2018-12-30
This place is awesome! #Tsutenkaku #Japan #Osaka @ Tsutenkaku Tower https://t.co/QxB2FNaFCx
Arigato Japan @Japanfoodtour - 2018-12-29
From this year’s zodiac, dog to next year’s, wild boar— take over ceremony. Held at Tsutenkaku tower in Osaka (Shin… https://t.co/LiRsVEsixa
Daiki @daiki_k4 - 2018-12-29
I’m Jonathan(Jon).

I visited Osaka and met a lot of nice people. Tsutenkaku tower is more short than I thought. O… https://t.co/K5F6yLdeOv
Daiki @daiki_k4 - 2018-12-29
I’m Jonathan(Jon).

I visited Osaka and met a lot of nice people. Tsutenkaku tower is more short than I thought. O… https://t.co/K5F6yLdeOv
Travel Light @TravelLight11 - 2018-12-27
Tsutenkaku tower as seen from Shinsekai at night. Was out for drinks with friends in this old neighbourhood. - Trav… https://t.co/Za0Cint903
All Nippon Airways @FlyANA_official - 2018-12-21
In #Osaka on business? Take a night off and see the stunning lights of Tsūtenkaku Tower. https://t.co/EfEoE2wLV3
トコハナ @AIraSakura_ - 2018-12-18
17th December 2018 — en route to Tsutenkaku Tower & the view it offers 🏙 https://t.co/78HoiUFnN6
BeanieBaek ~puppyky00ng~ exo-ℓ ❤ @sfzyjsm - 2018-12-16
@SEHUNBUBS Fushimi Inari Taisha, Dotonbori,Bamboo forest, the Deer Park, the eye of Osaka(?) wait lemme just give u… https://t.co/5F1gSYZHon
BIlly@林文伟 @jojo_g2 - 2018-12-03
🗼 The many colors of #tsusenkakutower #ebisucho #osaka #nightshots #osakaattractions @ Tsutenkaku Tower https://t.co/cnrHpou6Og
JaDan @jadandandan - 2018-12-02
Hello from #osaka #japan here is the view of Abeno Harukas (Japan’s tallest building) and Tsutenkaku tower. Have a… https://t.co/1AKNb4jSc6
OsakaBob_Official @Bob_OGTB - 2018-11-20
Here's a new look🌈
#Tsutenkaku is decked out in rainbow colored lights!!!

#Osaka is 1 of 3 finalists cities for… https://t.co/xvcbDNvdZh
パングワン @panguwan357 - 2018-11-20
I went to OSAKA TSUTENKAKU TOWER on 18th November. And I took photos by the staff. Pictures are charged. https://t.co/tQUD4p3jGq
パングワン @panguwan357 - 2018-11-20
I went to OSAKA TSUTENKAKU TOWER on 18th November. I bought a souvenir at BILLIKEN SAN store. https://t.co/lbeEnm0Ara

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