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Osaka Prefectural Government Sakishima Building Observatory

1-14-16 Nankokita, Suminoe-ku, Osaka 559-0034, Osaka Prefecture
+81 6-6615-6055
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Excellent bay views of the City!

If you are a laid back person like me who enjoys bird eye views, then you cannot miss this place... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TrencherWoman01
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Bangalore
Free with the Osaka amazing pass. Awesome view!!

Really happy I came here, the view of the sunset was gorgeous. It's just a 10 minutes of slow walk... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
Asaf H
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1-14-16 Nankokita, Suminoe-ku, Osaka 559-0034, Osaka Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are a laid back person like me who enjoys bird eye views, then you cannot miss this place. It just happened that while we were on our way to Tempozan Marketplace we changed our mind and got down at Cosmo Square instead. The...More

Thank TrencherWoman01
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Really happy I came here, the view of the sunset was gorgeous. It's just a 10 minutes of slow walk from the station, and pretty easy to navigate to.

Thank Asaf H
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Another Amazing pass free attraction. Was not sure what to expect as the lift was nothing special, but when we left the lift we had to go up the longest escalator I've ever seen, & once up the top the views were spectacular.

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Thank Martyn R
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

This place has one of the best views in Osaka along with Umeda Sky Building and Abeno Harukas, both day and night. It is by far the cheapest in terms of entrance fee JPY 700, and there is no line as opposed to a long...More

Thank 408kenjiu
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Came here to try out the tower here, here is what we think: Ambience: 4/5 Cleanliness: 4/5 Physical Ease: 5/5 Fun: 3/5 Value for Money: 4/5 The Good: Nice sights, we came on a Sunday without much people in summer, so it was marvellous, quiet,...More

Thank S102OOdaniell
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We went here at 8 pm. The place is so quiet and less crowded than Umeda Sky Building. There are only a few people (less than ten) at that time. This observatory is included in 2-day Osaka Amazing Pass. All we need is to show...More

Thank Andrini_R
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Also know as Cosmo Tower (previously: Osaka World Trade Center Cosmo Building), this stylish tower was the highest building in Osaka (and he second highest in Japan, just after the Yokohama Landmark Tower) - before the bulky Abeno Harukas was built. First or second highest...More

1  Thank Gualtiero-Shito
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Osaka Prefectural Government Sakishima Building Observatory offers some great views of the Osaka city from the Harbour Side. Again entry was free thanks to the Amazing Osaka Pass. Visit during sunset to get views of daytime and night time. Wasn't crowded, so we could spend...More

1  Thank mgprabhu
Reviewed 4 March 2017

One foto-nut friend took us to the lookout in the Cosmo building. Arrived 4.30ish.. walked around the observation tower, and stopped at the part which had the sun and sea view. It was chockablock with camera stands.,some attended, some not. He was trying to find...More

1  Thank pieata
Reviewed 7 August 2016

The building itself is an office tower and because I paid an evening visit, no one was around at all. I was a little unsure whether or not I'd come to the right place and it took awhile to find the entrance to the observatory....More

1  Thank MySuitcaseJourneys
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