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Kakukyu Hatcho Miso (Hatcho Miso no Sato) (カクキュー八丁味噌(八丁味噌の郷))

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Hatcho Miso no Sato in Hatcho Town, Okazaki City, Aichi Prefecture, is owned by the Hatcho miso producer Kakukyu who have been making this kind of fermented soybean paste since the early Edo period. The black walled main building resembling a church and the storehouse built in 1927 have been designated as registered tangible cultural properties of Japan. In the old Meiji period storehouse now refurbished as an historical museum, visitors can see reproductions of how miso used to be made and the tools that were used. Visitors can also take a tour of the Hatcho Miso factory with guided tours available on weekends and national holidays. There is also a shop, an area to sample the miso, and a restaurant on site.

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Aichi Pref. Okazakishi Hacchouchou Oukandori 69 (Okazaki / ToyotaArea)

phone 0564211355
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[Tour registration]
[Weekday] 10:00-16:00 (starts every:00)
[Saturday Sunday Public holiday] 9:30-16:00 (starts every:00, 30 minutes)
* Saturday Sunday Public holiday is 12:30 The time is Holiday

[Shop business Hours]
9:00-17:00

Review of Maruya Hatcho Miso

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2019/11/07 FREE Miso samples after the FREE tour
The tour is free, but you have to register yourself at the reception counter inside the souvenir shop. You will find it located on your left once you enter the shop.
You will be given a piece of...
Reviewed:2018/12/20 Miso Factory Tour
One of the two old-fashioned dense organic miso factories. Tour if you understand Japanese or someone who does. Theres a tasting at the end of the tour and few samples at the gift shop.
Reviewed:2018/08/16 Interesting and free
They offer a 30 minute free tour, and you can taste a few kinds of miso at the end. They ask you to fill out a short form and give you a small miso gift when you hand it back to them.
The tour is...

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Address
Aichi Pref. Okazakishi Hacchouchou Oukandori 69 [map]
Area
Okazaki / ToyotaArea
Phone
0564211355
Hours
[Tour registration]
[Weekday] 10:00-16:00 (starts every:00)
[Saturday Sunday Public holiday] 9:30-16:00 (starts every:00, 30 minutes)
* Saturday Sunday Public holiday is 12:30 The time is Holiday

[Shop business Hours]
9:00-17:00
Closed
open everyday (excluding New Year's Holiday)
Fees
Free
Parking Lot
Available(40spaces)
Credit Card
Available(VISA, MasterCard, JCB, AMEX, Diners Club)
Smoking
Others (No smoking inside the premises, smoking available only in designated outdoor areas)
Wi-Fi
Not available
Can be enjoyed even on a rainy day
Yes
Average budget
[Lunch] 1,001-3,000yen
Estimated stay time
30-60 minutes
Wheelchair accessible
Available
Infant friendly
Available

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

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          Aichi is a prefecture of great natural beauty with Nagoya city at its heart, a busy hub home to a labyrinth of underground shops and the 17th-century Nagoya Castle. Castles are easy to find in this history-rich prefecture, but the highlight for history buffs has to be the Museum Meiji-mura, where preserved buildings from the turn of the 20th century are displayed in all their grandeur in an outdoor museum.