"Umeda Sky Building is a skyscraper located in Shin Umeda City in Oyoda in Kita Ward, Osaka Prefecture, which was completed in March 1993.
It is a skyscraper with 40 floors above ground and 2 underground level, about 173 meters high.
Design is Hiroshi Hara. It is a landmark of Osaka from its unique shape.
One of the ""TOP 20 BUILDINGS AROUND THE WORLD"" selected by the British publisher Doring Kindersteen (English version) is world-renowned such as being selected together with historical buildings such as the Parthenon of Athens and the Colosseum of Rome Among the 1.5 million visitors of the air garden in 2017, foreigners account for about 1.13 million foreigners, accounting for 75%.
It consists of two buildings, Tower East (East Building) and Tower West (West Building), and features a circular aerial garden observation deck that connects the top parts.
This strengthens resistance to earthquakes, wind and vibration.This aerial garden was constructed by 'lifting up method' which lifts up with a wire rope after assembling on the ground.
In addition, there is a communication passage on the 22nd floor to go both East and West buildings."