Tennoji Park

Japanese script: 天王寺公園
Area: Osaka
Access: 0.6 km from Tennōji Station Osaka Loop Line (O1)Hanwa Line (R20)Yamatoji Line (Q20)
0.8 km from Shin-Imamiya Station Osaka Loop Line (O19)Yamatoji Line (Q19)
1.3 km from Teradachō Station Osaka Loop Line (O2)
Address: [map]
Admission: Free

A large park with gardens, ponds, museums, a zoo and even a burial mound near Tennoji station.

The grass area of the park is a great spot for picnics with a stunning view of the neighboring high-rise buildings including Abeno Harukas – Japan’s tallest building at time of publication.

Entry to the park is free while the various museums and the zoo have an admission charge.