TOUR

Highlights of the tour

Try Your Hand at Making Traditional Japanese Folk Craft
Hands-on Program of Hakata Doll Painting

You learn about the orgin and history of Hakata dolls with fine and expressive faces and try your hand at decorating dolls (about 1 hour). Here you can also find Hakata dolls made by the professional artist and items suitable for souvenirs. Those who wish to see Hakata-ori can visit the third floor of the same building.

 
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Tour itinerary

A short lecture on the history of Hakata dolls after reception
→Decorate a doll
→(Those who are interested visit the Hakata-ori textile workshop at Hakata Ichiju, on the 3rd floor of the same building)
→ Tour ends at Shogetsudo

Basic info

Meeting place
Hakata Doll Shop Shogetsudo
Address
5-1-22, Nakasu, Hakata-ku
Access
10 minutes walk from Nishitetsu Fukuoka (Tenjin) Station
10 minutes walk from Tenjin Subway Station
10 minutes walk from Tenjin Bus Center
Date
Everyday
Minimum number
1 person
Restrictions
None
Cost
from 1,575 yen~ * An extra fee is needed if an interpreter is required.
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How to reserve

Reservation desk
Hakata Doll Shop Shogetsudo
URL
http://www.shogetudo.jp/index.html
About reservations
We recommend a reservation be made before the day
How to reserve
Land-line phone:092-286-4478
Other
Fukutabi Information Line for Foreign Visitors offers multilingual services in English, Korean and Chinese/092-286-4478 (available from 8 AM to 8 PM)/※In case you make a call from outside Japan, please add 81 (country code of Japan)before the phone number above and omit the first 0 of the area code. 

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