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Interesting technology showroom

The Panasonic Center is worth checking out if you're curious about Japanese gadgets, electronics... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2016
allenfromsf
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San Francisco, California
Free technology exhibit

While it is lacking the interactive aspects that make Osaka Grand Front particularly notable, it is... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2016
PiaRIN
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Higashiomi, Japan
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11 Nov 2016
“Interesting technology showroom”
25 May 2016
“Free technology exhibit”
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Reviewed 12 November 2016

The Panasonic Center is worth checking out if you're curious about Japanese gadgets, electronics, and home appliances that are marketed for the Japanese domestic market. I was particularly impressed with the kitchen appliances, as they were really slick, and not available in the US. The...More

3  Thank allenfromsf
Reviewed 26 May 2016

While it is lacking the interactive aspects that make Osaka Grand Front particularly notable, it is a nice place to browse if you are coming from The Labs anyway. My favorite are is the 4k TV section.

1  Thank PiaRIN
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Osaka is Panasonic’s home city, and the Panasonic centre is well worth a visit for those interested in home appliance and audio/visual technology. There are several interactive displays, where you can listen to the latest high end Technics hi fi equipment and see a small...More

3  Thank Andyrock81
Reviewed 19 June 2015

We really had high expectations from the Panasonic center, hoping to find many exhibits and interactive products. We were surprised the place was rather small and that the only exciting part in it was the kitchens' part. Panasonic needs to get its act together.

1  Thank TheShis
Reviewed 18 February 2015 via mobile

Visited on a wednesday, aware that B1 level is closed. Nevertheless I was somewhat disappointed by what was presented and what I was able to buy. Would have expected more. As such the overall size is smaller than a typical H&M store in Osaka. Took...More

1  Thank Max-Leonhard v
Reviewed 9 October 2014 via mobile

It was interesting to look at the latest innovations. Some pretty cool stylish gear to see but the quoted prices are much higher than what you can get across the road

1  Thank Seevnow
Reviewed 24 April 2014

Whether or not you love technology, a peek into the future is always fascinating. The Panasonic Center is within a short walk of Osaka's main railway station and well worth a visit if you have an hour or so and would like a break from...More

11  Thank Robert O
Reviewed 7 January 2014

The highlight of my trip to Osaka was the Panasonic Center located in the Grand Front Osaka buildings not far from Osaka station. At the center are two living environments, one for families and one for folks getting on in years like me. Both spaces...More

5  Thank Loveworldtravel
Reviewed 31 August 2013

The Panasonic center was great! We had no idea Panasonic made so many components of Japanese homes. You can walk into mock-up rooms, kitchens and bathrooms and see all the different materials and storage systems you can have installed. They also had working cut-away toilets...More

4  Thank Sarah D
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