Ooshima Tsumugimura

Other Factory Tour / Demonstration
A facility where visitors can watch Amami Oshima tsumugi pongee cloth being made and try making it themselves located a two-minute walk from the Oshima Tsumugimura-iriguchi bus stop. Visitors can listen to a courteous guide and watch as Oshima tsumugi is laboriously crafted in the adjoining workshop. The facility also offers a variety of classes, including T-shirt and handkerchief dorozome mud dyeing, weaving, and kimono wearing. The facility’s shop sells Oshima tsumugi accessories and exclusive Oshima tsumugi items in both Japanese and Western designs offered no place else.

Spot details

Address
Kagoshima Pref. Oshimaguntatsugouchou Akaogi 1945
Phone
0997623100
Hours
9:00-17:00
Closed
New Year's holiday(12/31-1/1)
Fees
[Admission fee] [Adult] 550yen [Small/Junior high school students] 220yen * Tax included
Parking Lot
Available(25spaces)
Credit Card
Available(VISA, MasterCard, JCB, AMEX)

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

Review

  • You can make T shirts with traditional tie- dye
    5.0 Reviewed:2014.08.06
    You can make own T shirts or Scarf with traditional tie- dye. That is wonderful gift!
  • 紬をよく理解できます
    4.0 Reviewed:2020.12.14
    大島紬のことが大変よく理解できました。案内の方も丁寧に説明いただきました。それにしても大変な手間のかかる作業に驚きです。信じがたいほどの手間暇をかけて紬が作られているのですね。高価なはずです。
  • 高〜い
    3.0 Reviewed:2020.07.12
    友人のすすめで通りがかりに寄りました。ショッピングのみで利用なので無料でいけました。大島紬は少し落ち着いた柄でしたね。

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