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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

たっきー @MIZU_0825 - 2019-07-16
If i get bad score at the oral test next class, i will regret going Tsutenkaku Tower last night.
たっきー.exe @MIZU_0825 - 2019-07-16
If i get bad score at the oral test next class, i will regret going Tsutenkaku Tower last night.
Pat @pattybooo - 2019-07-15
Old school japan district built before WWll. Northern half modeled after New York with the southern half after Pari… https://t.co/QVVANGjH1H
J E C I @NyLiCeJ - 2019-07-14
Our last stop in Osaka,Japan 🇯🇵🎏 Is the Shinsekai and the Tsutenkaku Tower. This place is just… https://t.co/i6XrrRP2Ii
J E C I @NyLiCeJ - 2019-07-14
Our last stop in Osaka,Japan 🇯🇵🎏 Is the Shinsekai and the Tsutenkaku Tower. This place is just… https://t.co/i6XrrRP2Ii
Teddy @dearrockhong - 2019-07-11
@surudenise @AestheticsJapan Shinsekai (新世界, lit. 'New World') is a district in Osaka that was developed before the… https://t.co/7nfYHWYIuX
Teddy @yabou6920 - 2019-07-11
@surudenise @AestheticsJapan Shinsekai (新世界, lit. 'New World') is a district in Osaka that was developed before the… https://t.co/7nfYHWYIuX
魔理沙 @MarisaOrRisa - 2019-07-09
@MaBaby @cheapjpn Hijacking as I love osaka. The best thing for me is how friendly people are in casual bars, not c… https://t.co/Eep1hxjJJv
Marcel Fröhlich @cello1405 - 2019-07-05
Osaka: As a 'tower freak' I couldn't resist to go to the top of Tsūtenkaku with its 103 m height 😉. Well - this Osa… https://t.co/wGwO5LSK1c
Jeffrey Chang @jeffznikekb27 - 2019-07-04
@JapanGov Hi, I think Tsutenkaku Tower looks like a good one.
The Gov't of Japan @JapanGov - 2019-07-03
July 3 is #TsutenkakuDay!! See why #Tsutenkaku Tower, originally completed on this day in 1912, still endures as an… https://t.co/Mo07hGgmzI
japan @japan - 2019-07-03
July 3 is #TsutenkakuDay!! See why #Tsutenkaku Tower, originally completed on this day in 1912, still endures as an… https://t.co/FDTCAB1nlt
Kurumi Mori @rumireports - 2019-06-27
Confirmed: ZERO cars on highways. Closed for #G20 ☔

Trash cans all the way up Tsutenkaku (AKA Eiffel Tower of Osa… https://t.co/HdXbzu9vwh
Evangelion Addict @Nerv2015AD - 2019-06-26
Here's a video of the full GvE ride. It looks sweet, but the animation of the Evas needs work - there's very little… https://t.co/AoZ7apffxe
Jeffrey J. Hall @mrjeffu - 2019-06-25
(5/6) You may be wondering about the sculpture on Shibata-san's cart. It's Billiken - a good luck charm doll that… https://t.co/97rH1wVKTd
Jeffrey J. Hall @mrjeffu - 2019-06-25
(5/6) You may be wondering about the sculpture on Shibata-san's cart. It's Billiken - a good luck charm doll that… https://t.co/97rH1wVKTd
Vivienne @breathinagb - 2019-06-20
We then went to Tsutenkaku observation tower and saw the entirety of Osaka including Tennoji park where we spotted… https://t.co/PHR7Ps9sZ2
ᴛᴀʏ 🅴 @TaylorZavala4 - 2019-06-19
@_nissaaaaa PLEASE GO TO SWALLOWTAIL BUTLER CAFE, THEY WERE THE GREATEST ❤️ also go to the Tsutenkaku Tower located in Osaka 🙏
ᴛᴀʏ 🅴 @TaylorZavala4 - 2019-06-19
@_nissaaaaa PLEASE GO TO SWALLOWTAIL BUTLER CAFE, THEY WERE THE GREATEST ❤️ also go to the Tsutenkaku Tower located in Osaka 🙏
Katheryn Ranks @JinseiKirarin - 2019-06-17
#شاركنا_صور_من_تصويرك This is Tennoji Osaka Japan 🇯🇵
You can see Tsutenkaku(Osaka Eiffel Tower)from the bridge.
Po… https://t.co/RzYHQzYZFm
char @CharlottePaigee - 2019-06-10
Neon lights at Tsutenkaku Tower and Dotonbori Street vs Osaka Castle natural beauty - both are a yes from me 🎇 @ 通… https://t.co/uLLOm8ywHv
おにーちゃん@放課後るんるん隊 @tsumugi0123 - 2019-06-09
@evegurumi It is called Tsutenkaku.
It is an old tower of Osaka🗼
Chris @OminousGames - 2019-06-08
Osaka! Dotonbori bridge is a super congested market.

The tower is Tsutenkaku. Tried to get a bay area sunset shot… https://t.co/aNJ1rGWEfi
Japan Community @japancommunity - 2019-06-05
This is the famous Shinsekai of Osaka. The iconic #Tsutenkaku Tower looks down on the alleys of restaurants, bars a… https://t.co/wpcsHiIKry
Tour in Japan @tourinjapan - 2019-06-05
This is the famous Shinsekai of Osaka. The iconic #Tsutenkaku Tower looks down on the alleys of restaurants, bars a… https://t.co/AxEsPF9zx0
Yuca (ユカイズハラ) @yukaizuhara - 2019-06-01
I’m exhibiting my two works at HOME HOSTEL OSAKA near tennoji! If you are around there, please come to see them! I… https://t.co/x88p9Fk1N0
ユカイズハラ @yukaizuhara - 2019-06-01
I’m exhibiting my two works at HOME HOSTEL OSAKA near tennoji! If you are around there, please come to see them! I… https://t.co/x88p9Fk1N0
陽介 @wakeupearly - 2019-06-01
This is THE Osaka. Local people rarely go to the observatory of Tsutenkaku tower. I’ve heard people in Kyoto don’t… https://t.co/3PsT9AmbA6
Anang Mittal अनंग मित्तल @anangbhai - 2019-05-31
Morning in Osaka. Tsutenkaku Tower.
The sign on the chef outside the Kushikatsu shop says 'NO DOUBLE DIPPING'… https://t.co/DGH7Zpvi4V
Hiro Nishimura 🗽 @hirokonishimura - 2019-05-29
Bought a LokiXThor bag at Tsutenkaku Tower 😂🤣😂🤣 IT WAS JUST SO CUTE. Gonna use it to store important things. https://t.co/H3ERllQ6Xr
Hiro 🎌 京都→伊勢→🈁大阪 @hirokonishimura - 2019-05-29
Bought a LokiXThor bag at Tsutenkaku Tower 😂🤣😂🤣 IT WAS JUST SO CUTE. Gonna use it to store important things. https://t.co/H3ERllQ6Xr

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