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Mino-Washi Museum美濃和紙の里会館

Museum / Science Museum

This museum is located about 20 minutes from the Tokai-Hokuriku Expressway Mino Interchange via National Route 156 and Prefectural Route 81. The museum introduces from various perspectives the world of Shisai style paper patchwork, with its traditions and hidden possibilities for the future, and history and techniques of Mino washi traditional Japanese paper passed down in the Mino area. The first exhibition room introduces the production areas of washi paper throughout Japan, history of washi, and papermaking technology. In the second exhibition room, they give concrete suggestions about practical uses of washi paper in everyday living spaces. In addition, you can also have a “papermaking experience” using authentic tools and natural ingredients in the workshop.

place

Gifu Pref. Minoshi Warabi 1851-3 (Gujo / Mino / SekiArea)

phone 0575348111
place

9:00-17:00 (admission until 16:30)

Review of Mino Japanese Papaer Musium

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2019/07/01 Nice Museum, but can have more exhibits
Nice Museum located in Mino City, Gifu Prefecture. But i think it should have more papers and paper exhibits on display. They had very few.
Reviewed:2017/08/29 The unique Washi-making experience
My family of 4 (2 adults and 2 young kids) visited this premise in August.xa0 It was located in a beautiful countryside area.xa0 We aimed at joining the Washi making class.xa0 The class took place in a...
Reviewed:2016/04/26 Must visit place
One should not miss this pace to know the history of paper making in Japan.One can also have hand on experience for making hand made paper.

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Address
Gifu Pref. Minoshi Warabi 1851-3 [ map ]
Area
Gujo / Mino / SekiArea
Phone
0575348111
Hours
9:00-17:00 (admission until 16:30)
Closed
Tuesday (The day following if it falls on a public holiday), The next day of Public holiday (open on Saturday Sunday), New Year's Holiday (12/29-1/3)
Fees
[Admission fee]Adults500yen, Elementary and Junior High School Students250yen
Parking Lot
Available(117spaces)
Credit Card
Available (VISA, MasterCard, JCB, AMEX, etc.)

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          Tucked away in the very center of Japan, Gifu prefecture houses mountains, old towns, and one of Japan's greatest hot springs, Gero Onsen. A tour of the prefecture's traditional architecture will take you from the mountain-enveloped wooden streets of Takayama to the mountain village of Shirakawago, where visitors can explore 250-year-old thatched roofed houses known as gassho-zukuri.

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