Yamanaka Urushi-za 山中漆器 伝統産業会館 （うるし座)
Museum, gallery, and shop featuring Yamanaka lacquerware
Yamanaka Urushi-za is a museum, gallery, and shop dedicated to the local craft of Yamanaka lacquerware.
Exhibits show the characteristics and production steps of Yamanaka lacquerware as well as works by famous artisans. The shop sells a variety of lacquerware in a range of sizes and at varying prices. Yamanaka is most famous for its bowls, but other tableware such as dishes and cups is also available.
Adjacent to the Urushi-za is a training institute, the only school dedicated to woodturning in Japan. Visitors can see apprentices and masters at work in the studios.
AddressI-268-2 Tsukatanimachi, Yamanaka Onsen, Kaga
Hours9:00 to 17:30
Closed daysNew Year's holidays