Osaka Castle

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Japanese script: 大阪城
Area: Osaka
Access: 0.8 km from Osakajō-kōen Station Osaka Loop Line (O7)
0.9 km from Temmabashi Station Keihan Main Line (KH3)
1.0 km from Morinomiya Station Osaka Loop Line (O6)
Address: Osaka Castle, 1-1 Ōsakajō, Chūō-ku, Ōsaka-shi, Ōsaka-fu [map]
Phone: +81 6-6941-3044 +81 6-6941-3044
Hours: 9AM-5PM
Admission: Adults: ¥600

Osaka Castle is a reconstruction of the imposing castle that stood at the site until the close of the Edo period when it was burned to the ground.

Entry to the park and the area surrounding the castle is free, while entry to the castle itself is 600yen for adults. Anyone high school age or older is regarded as an adult.

Access: Osakajo-koen Station on the JR Osaka Loop Line