To the unseen world of Umeda Sky Building
Umeda Sky Building is full of places and charms that you don't know yet.
The guided tour will take you to places where you can't usually enter and present you the trivia and charms of Umeda Sky Building which is not just a building or observatory.
Recommended as a part of your memorable trip, children's school trip, or a company visit.
The attendant will plan a personalized course for you according to the purpose of your visit.
(For the tour in foreign languages, you will be guided by an attendant and audio guide. (English, Chinese, Korean))
Going around the MACHINE ZOO
The machine room named "MACHINE ZOO" supplies electricity and thermal energy to the whole Shin-Umeda City area including Umeda Sky Building.
As the name implies, each machine is nicknamed after an animal or dinosaur.
Plants and real-size animals are drawn on walls and pillars, adding colors to the dark, cold machine room like a zoo. Enjoy this unique side of Umeda Sky Building!
Crossing the Sky Bridge
Umeda Sky Building consists of super high-rise buildings connected by the bridge "Sky Bridge" at 87 m above the ground.
It has functions as the evacuation route in case of emergency. .In the tour, you will be able to cross this bridge which is usually accessible only to the office workers.
Take this occasion to experience the "floating" bridge.
Learning the history of construction
Umeda Sky Building welcomes its 25th aniversary in 2018. How was it built? What was the thought of the architect? Which means and technology were used for construction? Rare stories of the construction of Umeda Sky Building will be presented. How about going through the history of Umeda Sky Building while looking at precious documents from the time of construction?
The attendants will take you on recommended courses.
Guided Tour Fee
- 3,000 yen
- Free of charge for elementary school students and under
10:00～17:00 (Last departure time)
- Excluded days
Regular closed days (Tuesdays, Sundays)
2 - 8 people (Please contact us if you are a group of 9 people or more.)