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Sekishu Washi Center

Travel Guide - Sekishu Washi Center

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The skills and techniques for making Sekishu Washi, a type of Japanese paper that has a history of 1,300 years, are taught at this facility, which also sells Washi products and offers hands-on Washi-making workshop. In 2009, Sekishu Banshi paper (a type of Washi) designated as a UNESCO intangible cultural heritage. The world-class Sekishu Washi is popular in various forms, such as traditional Japanese letter paper, postcards, notepaper, and business cards.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:00 - 17:00

ClosedClosed

  • Mondays (or the following day when it falls on a national holiday)
  • December 28 - January 4

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 5 minutes taxi ride from JR Miho-Misumi Station
  • 20 minutes walk from JR Miho-Misumi Station
  • 10 minutes from JR Miho-Misumi Station by Hyakkoru Bus Loop Line (Clockwise). Get off at Misumi Chuo-koen Bus stop.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 598, Misumicho Furuichiba, Hamada-shi, Shimane, 699-3225

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HERCULES MUSIC @scceohm - 2020-07-07
RT @JAPANinUK: One hundred years have passed since the potter HAMADA Shōji first set foot in the UK and the time he spent here has proven t…
マシュー @bluegodzilla - 2020-07-06
RT @JAPANinUK: One hundred years have passed since the potter HAMADA Shōji first set foot in the UK and the time he spent here has proven t…
Lord WarGit, a Tom Nook subsidiary @WarGit - 2020-07-06
RT @JAPANinUK: One hundred years have passed since the potter HAMADA Shōji first set foot in the UK and the time he spent here has proven t…
WIND VON DER VENUS @WINDVONDERVENUS - 2020-07-06
RT @JAPANinUK: One hundred years have passed since the potter HAMADA Shōji first set foot in the UK and the time he spent here has proven t…
Embassy of Japan UK @JAPANinUK - 2020-07-06
One hundred years have passed since the potter HAMADA Shōji first set foot in the UK and the time he spent here has… https://t.co/ozOFV7TIwq
Kaoru Yamamoto @KaoruYamamot0 - 2020-07-06
RT @bolingerj2004: Search continues for Iwakuni Marine who went missing while swimming at Hamada Beach. https://t.co/zQDUPDcOZa
Joao Maia @littleguy_jm - 2020-07-06
This is mister Kenji Kakita. He makes masks for Iwami Kagura performances. If you wish to know more, check out the… https://t.co/mtRsUxkL2O
Joao Maia @littleguy_jm - 2020-07-06
Susanoo fights with the monster Yamata-no-Orochi. Some masks include devices that perform pyrotechnic effects. To f… https://t.co/R5gDio48kf
stream my pinned pls 🐼 @jihoonaiurs - 2020-07-05
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Julie Covfefe @Julie_Kanon - 2020-07-04
RT @bolingerj2004: Search continues for Iwakuni Marine who went missing while swimming at Hamada Beach. https://t.co/zQDUPDcOZa
Doctor Double-Tap @DoctorDoubleTap - 2020-07-04
RT @bolingerj2004: Search continues for Iwakuni Marine who went missing while swimming at Hamada Beach. https://t.co/zQDUPDcOZa
Stars and Stripes @starsandstripes - 2020-07-04
RT @bolingerj2004: Search continues for Iwakuni Marine who went missing while swimming at Hamada Beach. https://t.co/zQDUPDcOZa
Kay Hamada @hamada_kay - 2020-07-04
RT @NHKWORLD_News: Floods, mudslides hit southern Japan https://t.co/ydDxvn1cdB
CL部:白ネギ姉さん(神) @hamada_120999 - 2020-07-04
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James Bolinger @bolingerj2004 - 2020-07-04
Search continues for Iwakuni Marine who went missing while swimming at Hamada Beach. https://t.co/zQDUPDcOZa
JapanConsulateBoston @JPNCons_boston - 2020-07-02
RT @dumuseums: Hamada Shoji (1894-1978) was one of Japan’s most influential 20th century potters and an important figure in the mingei move…
Leach Pottery @leachpottery - 2020-07-01
Around 100 years ago in June 1920, Leach and Hamada embarked on the voyage of a lifetime that would take them from… https://t.co/uZByW1ncWT
Japan Local Idol Activity Association🇯🇵 @idol_local - 2020-06-30
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Closed
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