This art gallery was opened in 1969, and was the only Japanese dealer of western works of art at the time. Although the gallery started off by focusing on mainly French artists and art, they have widened their selection and now have many art pieces from other
The Osaka Castle, one of Japan’s Top 100 Castles, with its five tiers, 40m height and impressive rock wall comprising 40,000 rocks, is a symbol of Osaka not to be missed. It is surrounded by a moat and a sprawling 106ha castle park, and the castle and its surr
The garden commands a beautiful view of the castle tower and the stone wall of a moat, and it's also famous for its cherry trees that bloom gloriously in spring.
Shudokan, located inside Osaka Castle, is a martial arts center with kendo (Japanese sword fighting) classes held every morning.
Osaka International Peace Centre was established in 1991 as a base for releasing peace-related information in Osaka through the cooperation of the citizens of Osaka.
Fujita Museum owns the oriental antiquity collection of Denzaburo Fujita, a wealthy merchant during the Meiji Era, and his descendants.
Situated in a convenient location just one minute on foot from Osakajokitazume Station in an area so leafy that it seems impossible it could be located in Osaka, Taiko-En accommodates an extensive array of needs as a space for events ranging from weddings, par
Each year around mid April (the cherry blossom season), Osaka Mint Bureau will open the South gate to the North gate (a week) for people to view the stunning cherry blossom bloom. **Access** － Tanimachi Line or Keihan Main Line to Tenmanbashi station.
Standing bars, or Tachinomiya in Japanese, are small bars with no seating. This standing-only street food stall bar is located in the district of Kyobashi, an area which - although rather unknown - has a lot to offer. Toyo is a standing bar offering a wide sel
The Osaka Museum of History is located on the southwestern corner of the Osaka Castle Park right by Tanimachi Yonchome station.
Located right in front of Osaka Castle, Hotel New Otani offers spacious rooms and 13 dining options. It boasts a swimming pool, a fitness centre and a tennis court (charges apply).
Hotel Monterey Lasoeur Osaka is situated in Osaka Business Park, next to Panasonic Centre. It offers modern accommodation with a spa, a restaurant and free Wi-Fi.
Osaka City Hotel Kyobashi offers 2 restaurants, rental bicycles and rooms with free WiFi. It’s a 4-minute walk from Kyobashi Station, which connects with Universal Studios Japan in 30 minutes. Massage treatments can be arranged.