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1-1-88 Oyodonaka, Kita-ku, Osaka 531-6023, Osaka Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 days ago

First Up, I didn't see any floating gardens but maybe I just missed it? Would appreciate some feedback from the attraction on this. My tips are below: Would I make a special trip to see this: NO. Would I see this if I'm in OSAKA:...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited on our last night in Osaka and this building was amazing with the views being outstanding even on a rainy day

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We went up towards the observatory, quite furious already that the entrance fee was apparently more than double of what our guidebook said, just to learn that you can enter the 40th floor shop for free (including a ride in the famous tube escalators) and...More

Thank kr0elle
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there at noon, and it was amazing! Seeing the city up above looking like an anime scene. It was quite difficult to locate the entrance, not much info around the building. A cafe was also up above, and there was a nice animation of...More

Thank mrsshimchangmin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The entrance fee of 1500yen for adults is worth it. I went there at sundown and the views were spectacular. It is crowded most of the time, so you might have to wait a bit to get to the best viewing places. The building has...More

Thank usualuniqueness
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour up the building gives a great view over Ōsaka and a nice historical description of how it was build. Not lot of garden in the hanging garden.

Thank Christoph R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Late afternoon visit to the observatory. Nice respite from the summer heat. Spectacular all round view of the city! Took a window seat & enjoyed our drinks while taking in the views. Nice way to spend the afternoon before the crowd came in presumably to...More

1  Thank KaruTA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a weekday afternoon. No crowds or queuing! Found it a little hard to locate the entrance. Tickets are on the 35th floor (or so, hard to remember). From there you go up on an escalator that runs from one side of the...More

2  Thank René B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you have a 1 or 2 day subway pass or the 1 day Kaiyu ticket (that includes Aquarium entry plus public transport for 1 day), show the ticket and you get 10% off entry. Having said that it’s only 1000 yen per ticket so...More

1  Thank Layneyy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I visited this location on our trip and it was a great visit. The view was beautiful once you reach the location, then once we got inside and went up to the top, it was amazing! The entrance fee was reasonable and...More

1  Thank Amy T
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borneon4
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Yes, very long que just before sunset.
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yes, it's the same
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18 October 2017|
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Response from Tatjana K | Reviewed this property |
It is free.
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