Neighborhood in Osaka:

Kyobashi

About Kyobashi

Kyobashi is in the east of the Umeda area of Osaka. It connects Miyakojima Ward with Chuo Ward and is an area with high passenger volumes. JR Railways, Keihan Railways and the subway all go through Kyobashi Station, providing connections to other corners of Japan. With so many passengers, areas surrounding Kyobashi Station have developed into prosperous shopping streets. With Keihan Shopping Center at the forefront, there are numerous stores and restaurants. With Neyagawa flowing to the south, Kyobashi station is surrounded by the Osaka Business Park. This is home to many company headquarters, including the skyscraper TWIN21 which is known as the “Osaka Twin-Towers”. The well-known Osaka Castle Park is also close to Kyobashi Station, to the south. In addition to the historic architecture of Tenshukaku, the large Osaka Castle Park is also a famous sakura appreciation spot. You can see around 4,000 sakura trees blossoming from late March to early April. Osaka Museum of History and Osaka Municipal Museum are also located nearby.

Sights in Kyobashi

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AGC Studio

A three-minute walk from the Toei Asakusa Line of Takaracho Station, this studio is a hands-on architectural glass museum. Here, visitors can touch and closely

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PILOT Pen Station Museum

Pen Station is Japan’s foremost museum of writing materials by pen and stationary company, Pilot.

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National Film Center at The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo

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The Police Museum

The Police Museum is located close to the stations Kyobashi, Takaracho, and Ginza Itchome.

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Swan Lake Pub Edo

Swan Lake is an upmarket bar close to Tokyo Station that serves up a variety of drinks including craft beers.

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Yaesu Book Center

Located across the road from Tokyo Station's Yaesu exit, this 9-floor emporium sells a variety of books, stationery, souvenirs and miscellaneous items. Foreign

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Bridgestone Museum of Art

The museum will be CLOSED for renovation from the 18th of May 2015 and won't re-open until several years later. The Bridgestone Museum of Art opened its doors

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Higashiya Ginza

In addition to selling traditional Japanese confectioneries, this store has curated a selection of tea tools and unique tableware, all of which are available to

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Dominique Bouchet Tokyo

Located in the upscale Ginza neighborhood, this restaurant owned by famous chef Dominique Bouchet serves a variety of French cuisine from oxtail simmered in red

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Kyotokan

Located in Tokyo Station, this information center was established by Kyoto City. Designed to introduce visitors to Japan's old capital, this "little Kyoto" feat

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Star Bar Ginza

Located in Ginza, this bar is primarily known for its cocktails but also offers a wide selection of malt whiskeys. Hisashi Kishi, the owner, is not only the dir

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Japan Travel Bureau Foundation Library of Tourism and Culture

The Library of Tourism and Culture collects books, maps and magazines related to traveling in Japan and around the world.

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Leonidas (Ginza)

Located in the upscale Ginza area, this chocolate shop offers an array of Belgian chocolates and related products. The company was established in 1913 in Brusse

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Khyber Ginza

Khyber is an Indian restaurant with great curry and interior.

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Rokurinsha (Tokyo Station Ichibangai)

This popular noodle shop serves tsukemen, a type of ramen where the noodles and broth are served separately for dipping. The broth used at Rokurinsha is especia

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T's Tantan (Tokyo Station)

T's Tantan is a healthy, vegan ramen shop located inside Tokyo station.

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Muji (Yurakucho)

Muji is an internationally recognised chain of stores dotted all around Japan. They're known for their simple clean designs across all their products, whether i

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Tokyo Nihonbashi BAY HOTEL

The Nihonbashi Bay Hotel designs were inspired by Kyomachiya (traditional Kyoto town houses), a cultural heritage in Kyoto. If you stay for consecutive nights,

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Ota Dokan Statue

Ota Dokan is said to be one of the founding persons of Edo (Tokyo). This statue is located at the entrance of Tokyo International Forum.

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ITO-YA (Ginza Main Shop)

ITO-YA is a well-established stationary store in Ginza, with other branch shops around the city.