Echizen Washi Village

Updated: 2021年3月31日(Wed)

Sabae / Nan-etsu History/Culture Attractions/Experience Experience/leisure

915-0232 福井県越前市新在家町8-44

The Imadate District, where Echizen Washi Village is located, has a 1500-year history of producing Echizen washi, or Japanese paper. The area boasts of its high quality paper and advanced techniques.
At the Echizen Washi Village, you can observe the craftsmanship of Echizen paper-makers, experience making your own washi, and visit other facilities related to the making of Echizen washi. The paper-making shops are lined up along a 230-meter long street that intertwines natural beauty with a traditional Japanese village.

Other information

Adress 915-0232 福井県越前市新在家町8-44
Tel 0778-42-1363
Business (opening) hours 9:00~16:00
Official URL https://www.echizenwashi.jp/

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