It is a standing-out retro building within a walking distance from Hotel WBF Kitasenba EAST. This is Mengyo kaikan. It is a historical building built in early Showa period. The textile industry called `Ito hen` was prospered in Osaka since the Showa period. This building was built for a social club by textile companies. The design of the building was the newest in those days and the Renaissance style design looks very proudful even now.