Wajima Museum of Urushi Art 輪島漆芸美術館
Lacquerware museum showcasing local works and international pieces
The Wajima Museum of Urushi Art displays lacquerware works by local Wajima artisans alongside pieces from around Japan and from abroad.
The city of Wajima produces the largest amount of lacquerware in Japan. The local style, practiced since the fifteenth century, is prized for its durability and refined appearance.
Wajima Museum of Urushi Art
Address11 Shijukari, Mitomorimachi, Wajima
Hours9:00 to 17:00 (last entry at 16:30)
Closed daysNew Year's holidays
Fees630 yen (320 yen for university and high school students; 150 yen for middle and elementary school students)