Akatsuka Tortoiseshell Factory

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The materials for tortoiseshell products are the shell of sea turtle called the hawksbill turtle. The factory not only manufactures and sells tortoiseshell products, but also offers hands-on key holder making lessons. Participants can enjoy the processes of cutting tortoiseshell using a coping saw, arranging the shape using a sand paper tool, and attaching a metal part.

Genre

Traditional Artwork

Address

7-6-7 Yanaka
Taito-ku
Postal code:110-0001

Public Transportation

7 min. walk from JR Yamanote Line “Nippori” Station West Exit

Business Hours/Open Hours

Weekdays: 9:00–20:00, Sat., Sun., Holiday: 9:00–18:00

Closed

Open 7 days/wk.

Admission

Student: ¥2,000,Adult: ¥3,000

Phone

03-3828-7957