Osaka Tenmangu Shrine

SPOT NAMEOsaka Tenmangu Shrine


Osaka Tenmangu Shrine was established by the Japanese constitutional Emperor in 949, it’s a sacred place in which gods are enshrined.

One of the three biggest festivals in Japan belongs to Osaka Tenmangu Shrine which is Tenjin-festival (天神祭り) .

Osaka citizens celebrate and pray for prosperity at Tenjin-festival (天神祭) every year on the 24th and 25th of July.

Because of the size of Tenjin-Festival, thousands of stalls are opened on the streets.You can eat local food specialties, see fireworks at night, and everyone dresses up in yukata (for girls) or jinbei (for boys) summer kimonos!


Name

Osaka Tenmangu Shrine / 大阪天満宮

Address(EN)

2-1-8 Tenjinbashi, Kita-ku, Osaka-shi

Address(JP)

〒530-0041 大阪府大阪市北区天神橋2丁目1−8

Open
Access

3mins walk from JR Osaka Temmangu Sta.
5mins walk from Subway Minamimorimachi Sta.

Station

JR Osaka Temmangu (JR大阪天満宮)
Subway Minamimorimachi (地下鉄南森町)

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