Expo’70 Commemorative Park

The park where the Tower of the Sun rises

The park where the Tower of the Sun rises

This park was developed to utilize the land after the Japan World Exposition held in 1970. With Tower of the Sun as its symbol, the park has a variety of facilities. It includes the Natural and Cultural Gardens and the Japanese Garden where can enjoy all kinds of seasonal greenery and flowers, as well as cultural/sports facilities, such as the National Museum of Ethnology (Minpaku), the Japan Folk Crafts Museum, and the Expo ’70 Commemorative Stadium. There is also the spa facility, called Genkionsen Banpaku Oyuba.

Information

Address
1-1 Senribanpakukoen, Suita-City, Osaka 565-0826
Access
A short walk after getting off at Osaka Monorail Banpakukinenkoen Station or Koenhigashiguchi Station
Phone
06-6877-7387 (Expo Park Information Center)
Hours
9:30-17:00(last entry is 30 minutes before closing)
Holidays
Wednesday (Thursday in the case of Wednesday is National Holiday), Year-end and New Year Holidays (December 28〜January 1)
Admission
The Natural and Cultural Gardens: Adults 260 yen Elementary and junior high school students 80 yen (Accessible to the Japanese Garden)
Website
https://www.expo70-park.jp/languages/english/