Urushi no Sato Kaikan

Updated: 2021年3月31日(Wed)

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

916-1221 福井県鯖江市西袋町40-1-2

At the Urushi no Sato Center, you can see displays about the history of lacquerwork: the materials and the manufacturing processes. There are also displays of valuable lacquerware and decorative, lacquer-coated festival carts.
In the workshop, you can watch a traditional craftsman demonstrate the manufacturing process used in making Echizen lacquerware. You can also try out painting ceramics, decorating with gold in-lay, and applying lacquer, all performed under the supervision of the craftsman. Reservations required.

Other information

Adress 916-1221 福井県鯖江市西袋町40-1-2
Tel 0778-65-2727
Business (opening) hours 9:00~17:00
Day off 4th Tuesdays of every month (Wednesday if the Tuesday is a holiday)
New Year’s holidays
Usage fee Admission free
*Separate fee required for trial classes
Official URL https://www.echizen.or.jp/