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Shin-Osaka Station 

[Tsutenkaku]

The most prominent tower in Osaka is Tsutenkaku,
a symbol of Naniwa, Osaka

Tsutenkaku is an observation tower as high as 103 meters, located in the center of Shinsekai, a very lively town. The town of Osaka can be overlooked from the observation deck on the 5th floor, where "Billiken statue", a fortune God, welcomes you. Besides the fine view, exhibitions introducing Shinsekai of 100 years ago and food manufacturer's specialty shops are also attractive. The Tsutenkaku with beautiful lightings is a symbol tower of Naniwa where you should visit while sightseeing in Osaka. 
Address 1-18-6 Ebisu-higashi, Naniwa-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
Phone +81-6-6641-9555 (Japanese only)
Opening hours 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (Last admission at 8:30 p.m.)
Fee for observation deck Adults 700 yen, university students 500 yen, junior high / high school students 400 yen, elementary school students and children (age 5 and over) 300 yen
Access Take the JR Tokaido Main Line from "Shin-Osaka Station" of JR Tokaido Shinkansen for approx. 4 minutes to "Osaka Station". Then from "Osaka Station", take the JR Osaka Outer Loop Line for approx. 15 minutes to "Shin-Imamiya Station" and walk for approx. 10 minutes.
URL http://www.tsutenkaku.co.jp/
http://www.tsutenkaku.co.jp/Guide-pdf/mishiran-guide-english.pdf

updated on Dec 25, 2014

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