it's not real traditional castle. if you really want to see real traditional castle, visit another castle (himeji)
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It is the most visited monument in Japan, I found quite disappointing that inside looks more like an hybrid between a gift shop and q museum and there is nothing about the original castle inside. The ticket cost 600¥ and it is good for the...More
line was long, but the workers manage to move the people around rather quickly and efficiently. good view of the city once u get to the top. also, a very good way of presenting history
This is the latest iteration of this Castle built in the late 20th Century after others were destroyed. But to really get the best understanding you should find a volunteer guide from the Osaka guiding clubs and get one to join you. It will make...More
Amazing view from roof top floor, giving visitors 360 views of the surrounding Osaka castle, a war museum & souvenir shop inside about the Japanese army history. The elevators also available & free for elderly and handicapped visitors. I visited inside and direct to top...More
Rich in history and cultures back in the days of the Shogunate. Lots of samurai costume at display highlighting each individual warrior who wears it. A place worth visiting to know more of Osaka history during the feudalism era.