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  • Osaka Tempozan Park With The Tempozan Bridge

  • Osaka Tempozan Park

  • Osaka Tempozan Park With The Statue Of Sutezo Nishimura

  • Osaka Tempozan Park

  • Osaka Tempozan Park With The Tempozan Ferris Wheel

  • Osaka Tempozan Park With The Tempozan Bridge

  • View Over The Aji River From The Osaka Tempozan Park

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The Tempozan Park is a beautiful little park of the Tempozan district. This quiet and relaxing place (built on top of an artificial mountain) contains the statue of Nishimura Sutezo. He was the local harbour chief of construction. The sakura season (cherry blossom) in April is the best time to visit the park.

  • Tempozan Park:
  • Opening Hours - whole day
  • Admission Fee - free

History

Tempozan (Tempo - Japanese era from 1830 - 1844, zan stands for mountain) Park was created in 1831. After a nearby river was dredged the remaining sand was used to create a large hill (Tempozan Hill or Mejirushiyama).

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Tempozan Park is located alongside the Ajigawa River within the Tempozan Harbor district at the Osaka Bay, Minato-ku (ward) in Osaka.

How to get to Tempozan Park?

  • 8min from Osakako Subway Station served by Chuo Subway Line

Sightseeing spots

nearby:

Tempozan Ferris Wheel - the Tempozan Giant Ferris Wheel offers great views from 112.5m above ground

KAIYUKAN Aquarium - the KAIYUKAN Aquarium offers 15 tanks full with marine life from the Pacific Rim

Tempozan Marketplace - first food theme park in Japan full with Kansai cuisine

Festival & Events (dates can change without notice)

July

Tenjin Matsuri Festival (24th till 25th)
Osaka’s greatest traditional festival (over 1000 years old) and ranked as one of the top 3 festivals in Japan. Enjoy spectecular processions on land and in the water, great fireworks and a unique atmosphere created by the traditional costumes and music. My must-see recommendation for you.

September

Osaka World Performance Festival (mid Sep)
Great performances are displayed at the Tempozan Marketplace and attracts thousands of visitors every year.

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