Ishikawa

Japanese Traditional Culture Experience Fair Japanese Traditional Culture Experience Fair
2019.10.22-31

13:00-16:00 Daily
500 yen for each event
Time: 60 mins each
No reservation required
First come, first served.

Let's enjoy Japanese
traditional culture at Kenrokuen area!

Many cultural facilities are walkable distance from Kenrokuen.
Each ex perience event can be done in around 60 mins. (English available)
Please check for more details on the article below!

You can get Ishikawa's specialty
goods by attending more than 2 events!

  • Get a stamp card at your first experience event venue
  • You can get a stamp from your second experience event venue
  • You can get a gift at your second experience event venue (the gift is available only once)

Ishikawa's Specialty Goods (Gift)

Aburatorigami -oil blotting paper
(gold leaf manufacturing process)

Aburatorigami is made of Japanese paper with a special process and is used for removing face oil.
The paper can remove face oil gently, even with make-up on.
Gold leaf craftsmen create such special paper
with a unique process for making gold leaf.
That is why the paper become.

Photogenic + SNS Photogenic + SNS

Act while wearing Japanese
traditional clothing!

Great experience wearing Japanese traditional clothing.
You can take pictures and share on social media with
family and friends for great memories.

Samurai Dress-Up Experience

Get a feeling of Samurai with Samurai sword and armor!

Let's try wearing the Samurai sword and armor!
With a Samurai era panel in the background, you can become a Samurai on the battlefield!

Venue : Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of History
Time : 13:00-16:00 (first come, first served. Takes 20-30 mins)
Summary :
-Wearing Samurai armor, helmet, and sword (you can wear on top of clothes)
-Take photos in front of a battlefield panel
-Free invitation for exhibition to learn about Samurai era and history of Ishikawa (Free coupon)

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Real armor and swords are exhibited at Kaga-Honda Museum.
Kaga-Honda Museum is next door to Ishikawa Prefecture Museum of History, and it specializes in the Samurai period

Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of History

Noh Experience

Enjoy wearing a Noh mask and learning
about traditional Noh dance!

Professional Noh actors will teach you a Noh dance.
You canenjoy unique Japanese performing arts and be like a Noh actor!

Venue : Ishikawa Prefectural Noh Theater
Time : 1) 13:00-14:00 2) 14:30-15:30
*Closed on 10/26 (Sat) and 10/27 (Sun)
Capacity : 15 people for each session
Summary :
-Explaining history of Noh and secrets of Nohperformance
-Wearing Noh mask
-Experiencing traditional Noh dance
-Taking photos on the Noh stage

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Noh performing art has been handed down for 600 years and is certified as an intangible cultural heritage by UNESCO

Ishikawa Prefectural Noh Theater

Memories + Take-away Memories + Take-away

Make your own
traditional Japanese crafts!

Experience the process of Japanese traditional crafts
and create a unique craft by yourself!

Japanese Calligraphy Experience

Literary Art!
Express your favorite words!

Write your favorite word and name in Kanji(Chinese characters) to take home with you!
You can enjoy Japanese calligraphy in a Tatami room.

Venue : Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Art - Hirosaka Annex
Time : 1) 13:00-14:00 2) 14:00-15:00 3)15:00-16:00
Capacity : 10 people each session
Summary :
-Explaining history of Japanese calligraphy and how to use the equipment
-Writing your favorite words and name (converting to Kanji)
-Making a fair copy and taking home

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You can take photos in a traditional Japanese room with hanging scroll and traditional flower arrangement!

Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Art -Hirosaka Annex

Gold Leaf (Kinpaku) Experience

Experience Gold leaf as thin as 0.0001mm!
Enjoy Gold Leaf craftwork!

You can make your own goods by putting sheer gold leaf that the other side can be seen through.

Venue : Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Traditional Arts and Crafts.
Time : 1) 13:00-14:00 2) 14:00-15:00 3)15:00-16:00
Capacity: 10 people each session
Summary :
-Explaining history of Gold Leaf and how it is used
-Choose your favorite dish or candle pot
-Choose your favorite pattern and putting gold leaf according to directions
-You can take the work home

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The museum shop in the facility has a good selection of products.
You may find something you like!

Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Traditional Arts and Crafts.

[ Notice ]
-No reservation required. First come, fi rst served.
-Reception desks open 30 mins prior to the session at each facility
-English is available (Interpreter will translate into English)
-Cash only

Access

Access from JR Kanazawa Station

By Kenrokuen shuttle bus
By Kenrokuen shuttle bus
Take a bus from bus stop No.6 at Kanazawa station east exit
▶Hokutetsu Bus homepage
(Kenrokuen shuttle bus information)
By Taxi
By Kenrokuen shuttle bus
10 mins away from
Kanazawa station
contact contact
Hosted by
Executive Committee for
the Vitalization and
Promotion of Kenrokuen
Area Cultural Zone

NIPPON AGENCY INC. rep.Mr.IMAI

4-40 Shimbohon,Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa-ken,Japan
Mail experience@nippon-ag.co.jp
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