Tourist spot in Osaka Prefecture

America Mura [アメリカ村]

America Mura
America Mura
© Osaka Convention & Tourism Bureau

America Mura
America Mura
© Osaka Convention & Tourism Bureau

Map of Minami area in Osaka

America Mura is an area on the west side of Midosuji and to the southwest of the center of Shinsaibashi.

It is the area with about 2,500 shops of many cloths, sundry goods, CDs and so on.

Since the 1970s, this town has attracted the young.
So, the shops are mainly for young people, and they has treated the imported goods from west coast of America and Hawaii.

So this area is called "Amerika-mura" (American Village).
It is also called "Harajuku of the west".
It is a trendsetting town in Osaka.

Sankaku Park
Sankaku Park
© Osaka Convention & Tourism Bureau

Sankaku Park in the evening
Sankaku Park in the evening

America Mura has indefinite area.
But the center of America Mura is Sankaku Park (三角公園).

It is a small triangular park and the formal name is Mitsu Park (御津公園).
It is the popular meeting place in America Mura.

There are a few Takoyaki shops around the park.

And Ice dog is unique.
It is a hot dog putting ice cream instead of sausage.
You can eat this snack near the park.

How to get here

  • Nearest stations of subway.
    Shinsaibashi (M19 Midosuji Line, N15 Nagahori-Tsurumiryokuchi Line)

Other Tourist Attractions in Osaka Prefecture

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Around Minami area

Waterfront area in Osaka city

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