Osaka Mint Bureau造幣局 桜の通り

The reason why cherry blossom viewing is so sought-after at Osaka Mint Bureau is that it open only 7 days a year to the public and it houses more than 100 species of cherry blossom trees in which some are quite rare. What’s more, every year one type will be designated as “This Year’s Flower”. Viewing within weekdays is recommended, owing to a flood of people on Saturday and Sunday.

Admission: free of charge

Number of sakura trees: 400

The age of trees:

Variety: more than 130 kinds

2019/2020 Cherry Blossom Viewing Dates at Osaka Mint Bureau

Cherry blossom viewing period: mid April

Best time to view in 2019: April 11 to 17

Best time to view in 2020 (estimated): April 9 to 15

Light-up:

Cherry blossom festival in 2019: not available

How to visit

Access: A 10 to15-minute walk north of Temmabashi Station on the Tanimachi Subway Line and Keihan Main Line.
Address: 1-79, Temma 1-chome, Kita-ku, Osaka 530-0043
Japanese address: 大阪府大阪市北区天満1-1-79