The Hall of Awa Japanese Handmade Paper

Displaying and introducing products made of Awa washi (Japanese handmade paper).
Engaging in activities such as collecting and providing documents and materials relating to Awa washi products, contributing to the economy and people's lifestyles in the local area.



The Hall of Awa Japanese Handmade Paper
141 Kawahigashi, Yamakawa-cho
Yoshinogawa City, Tokushima 779-3401, JAPAN

* By car to Tokushima (via Akashi Kaikyo Bridge): About 1.5 hour from Kobe, 2.5 hours from Osaka, 3 hours from Kyoto
* By train: About 1 hour from JR Tokushima Sta. to Awayamakawa Sta.. (The railway runs along the Yoshino River.) 15 minutes walk from the station.
* From Takamatsu: A little longer than 1 hour by car
* From Tokushima Airport: About 1 hour by car
From Takamatsu Airport: About 45 minutes by car


Admission fee Entrance fee: 300 yen Workshop: From 500 yen
Working days and hours Tour: 9:00 to 17:00
Workshop:10:00-11:30, 13:00-15:30
Closings Monday
Visitor capacity Tour capacity
* Papermaking workshop: 20 people
* Indigo dyeing workshop: 10 people
If the number of participants exceeds the capacity, we will arrange them in groups.
Time required for a tour Tour: Approx. 30 minutes
Workshop: 60 minutes (minimum)
Language Japanese, English, Chinese
Reservation Required
By email, (phone) or fax
Other conditions If you would like an interpreter, reservation is needed two days before your scheduled reservation date.
Junior high school students or younger participating in the indigo dyeing workshop are asked to bring a pair of plastic gloves and an apron.


Tel: 0883-42-6120