Tsurumi-ku, Osaka

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Tsurumi-ku, Osaka
大阪市鶴見区
Ward of Osaka
鶴見区• Tsurumi-ku
Location of Tsurumi in Osaka
Location of Tsurumi in Osaka
Tsurumi-ku, Osaka is located in Japan
Tsurumi-ku, Osaka
Tsurumi-ku, Osaka
 
Coordinates: 34°42′15″N 135°34′27″E / 34.70417°N 135.57417°E / 34.70417; 135.57417Coordinates: 34°42′15″N 135°34′27″E / 34.70417°N 135.57417°E / 34.70417; 135.57417
Country Japan
Region Kansai
Prefecture Osaka
City Osaka
Named for Separated from Jyoto-ku, on July 22, 1974
Area
 • Total 8.16 km2 (3.15 sq mi)
Population (November 1, 2012)
 • Total 111,832
 • Density 13,704.90/km2 (35,495.5/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
- Flower Benthamidia florida, Tulip, Camelia, Catharanthos roseus
Address Yokozutsumi 5-4-19, Tsurumi-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka-fu
538-8510

Tsurumi (鶴見区 Tsurumi-ku?) is one of 24 wards of Osaka, Japan. It is best known for its large parkland, Tsurumi-Ryokuchi, the site of the 1990 International Garden Exposition.

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The International Garden and Greenery Exposition in Tsurumi Garden Park, 1990