Kawanabe Butsudan Kogei Kaikan (川辺仏壇工芸会館)

Handing down traditional craftsmanship through new products

Nansatsu Area History and Culture Local Specialties and Folk Crafts

The Kawanabe Butsudan Kogei Kaikan introduces people to Kawanabe butsudan (family Buddhist altars), traditional Kagoshima crafts.
The first floor features displays of traditional butsudan, original merchandise made with the same techniques used to make butsudan, and portable shrines made to be carried by children.
On the second floor, you can try making crafts with techniques used for Kawanabe butsudan.
To participate in this craft-making experience, you must make a reservation in advance. Visit the following link to learn more.

Basic Information

Address 897-0215 鹿児島県南九州市川辺町平山6140−4
Telephone Number 0993-56-0240
Business Days/ Hours Closed days
SunSatNational Holidays

Business Hours
[Time] 8:30am~5:00pm
Directions Approx. 10 minutes by car from the Chiran Samurai Residence Complex
Approx. 60 minutes by car from central Kagoshima City
Website Visit Japanese Website
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