Learn techniques for making nationally-designated traditional crafts from a master craftsman (【体験】彫金 風鈴づくり)

Learn techniques for making nationally-designated traditional crafts from a master craftsman

Nansatsu Area Hands-on Experience History and Culture Local Specialties and Folk Crafts Culture Japanese Cultural Experiences

Highlight Best 3

 1.  A chance to experience techniques used to make traditional crafts
 2.  An easy experience for people of all ages
 3.  You can take home your finished product

[ What to know for a better experience ]
・ The experience will go more smoothly if you think of a design in advance
・ The tone of your wind chime depends on the depth and volume of the engraving
・ You can practice engraving before starting on the real thing
・ Your wind chime can be used as a Christmas ornament
・ If you make arrangements in advance, you can also participate in an experience at Sakura no Yakata (in Iwaya Park), which is deeply associated with Buddhist altar fittings

[ Points of note ]
・ Children aged 10 and under must be accompanied by a guardian
・ Detailed designs and small designs are for experts
・ Be aware of the correct orientation of the wind chime and its design

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] 10:00am~4:00pm

Business Hours
[Notes] Duration of event: Approx. 30 minutes
Fee Hands-on Experience ¥1,700
Group size 10~15 people
Application deadline 14 days in advance
Other conditions Experiences also available for other crafts made with Kawanabe butsudan (family Buddhist altar) techniques
Where to apply Kawanabe Butsudan Kogei Kaikan: info@kawanabe-butudan.or.jp
Venue Kawanabe Butsudan Kogei Kaikan
> See Details
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
  • 駐車場
  • トイレ
  • クレジットカード
  • WIFI
  • バリアフリー対応可
  • ベジタリアンメニュー相談可
  • ムスリムメニュー相談可
  • 祈祷所


Nearby sightseeing spots are here Nearby sightseeing spots are here

Nearby restaurants are here. Nearby restaurants are here.

Accommodation nearby Accommodation nearby

We use cookies on this site to enhance your user experience. If you continue to browse, you accept the use of cookies on our site. See our cookies policy for more information.