Takumi no Sato, Minakami-machi

Try your hand at various arts and crafts in the ateliers of a 600-year-old traditional village named Takumi no Sato. Stroll through this scenic mountain settlement, observing various artisans at work, from pottery throwers and bamboo weavers, to painters and glass etchers. As a visitor, you can not only spectate, but also get involved, with a variety of workshops available (these typically run for about an hour). Of course, you can also shop for handmade crafts, which make great souvenirs to take home with you. To visit Takumi no Sato on your holiday in Minakami-machi, and find out what else Minakami-machi has to offer, use our Minakami-machi.
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  • We went in January as a day trip from skiing in Minakami. Not everything was open, and we had young children. But we enjoyed the strawberry greenhouse (Ichigo no Ie), making bracelets (Iyashi no Ie...  more »
  • Nice walk through a town, with craft stores manned by locals. Best purchase was local produce from supermarket. Look for the Gunma prefecture yoghurt!  more »
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  • Small village that offers many hand-on activities for visitors. Local are friendly people.
  • 2018 / 10 / 24 produce stand in the picture with the Sun purchase, Rin said Goma-. 2018 / 06 / 08 NG dog is. Soba can eat on the outside terrace. Return with it! ~ near not shall be-"
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