Oshu, Iwate Prefecture, Tōhoku Region, Japan

🇯🇵 Ōshū (奥州市) is a city located in Iwate Prefecture, Japan. Ōshū is famous for its Maesawa Beef, numerous festivals, historic temples and shrines and Fujiwara no Sato, a theme park and movie lot based on the exploits of the Northern Fujiwaras in the 12th century.


Oshu has a population of over 114,620 people.

Twin Towns – Sister Cities Oshu is twinned with: 🇦🇹 Reutte, Austria; 🇦🇹 Breitenwang, Austria; 🇦🇺 Greater Shepparton, Victoria, Australia.

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